Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Hardy in Pike County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Site of Randolph McCoy House

 
 
Site of Randolph McCoy House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, October 12, 2008
1. Site of Randolph McCoy House Marker
Inscription. House was located on Blackberry Fork of Pond Creek. It burned Jan. 1, 1888, during a Hatfield raid. Two of Randolph's children, Alifair and Calvin, were killed in attack; their mother Sally was badly injured. Randolph and other children escaped. Site is part of Hatfield-McCoy Feud Historic Dist.

Presented by Pikeville-Pike County Tourism.
 
Erected 2001 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2062.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 37° 36.196′ N, 82° 12.85′ W. Marker is near Hardy, Kentucky, in Pike County. Marker is on Kentucky Route 319 0.2 miles east of Compton Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hardy KY 41531, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hog Trial/Election Fight (approx. 2.5 miles away); Hog Trial Site (approx. 2.5 miles away); McCoy Cemetery (approx. 2.5 miles away); Matewan and the Railroad (approx. 2.9 miles away in West Virginia); Mingo County / State of Kentucky
Site of Randolph McCoy House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, October 12, 2008
2. Site of Randolph McCoy House Marker
Looking east on KY Route 319
(approx. 2.9 miles away in West Virginia); Matewan Area History (approx. 2.9 miles away in West Virginia); Pawpaw Tree Incident (approx. 2.9 miles away); Site of Killing of Asa Harmon McCoy (approx. 3.4 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Feuds, Hatfield and McCoys
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Site of Randolph McCoy House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, October 12, 2008
3. Site of Randolph McCoy House Marker
Looking west on KY Route 319.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 3,241 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement