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Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Mary Todd Lincoln

 
 
Mary Todd Lincoln Marker image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
1. Mary Todd Lincoln Marker
Inscription. On this site Mary Todd, wife of Abraham Lincoln, was born Dec. 13, 1818, and here spent her childhood.
 
Erected by Historical Markers Society. (Marker Number 12.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 3.03′ N, 84° 30′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is on West Short Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 511 W. Short St, Lexington KY 40507, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lexington (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Town Branch (about 400 feet away); Pioneer Burying Ground (about 400 feet away); African American Physicians (about 500 feet away); Breckinridge's Last Home (about 700 feet away); First Inauguration (about 700 feet away); School Of Medicine (about 800 feet away); Mary Todd Lincoln House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lexington.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Marker as seen walking eastward on Short Street. image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
2. Marker as seen walking eastward on Short Street.
Mary Todd Lincoln was born in this house. image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
3. Mary Todd Lincoln was born in this house.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 997 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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