Hodgenville in Larue County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Lincoln Knob Creek Farm
lived on this 228 acre farm,
1811-1816. He wrote in 1860
"My earliest recollection is
of the Knob Creek place."
A younger brother was born here.
Erected by Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 120.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 36.676′ N, 85° 38.26′ W. Marker is in Hodgenville, Kentucky, in Larue County. Marker is on Bardstown Road (U.S. 31E). Click for map. Marker is about six miles NE of Hodgenville. Marker is in this post office area: Hodgenville KY 42748, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Lincolns at Knob Creek (within shouting distance of this marker); Slavery in the Valley (within shouting distance of this marker); Abraham Lincoln's memory of Knob Creek Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lincoln Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Lincoln Knob Creek Farm (within shouting distance Living Off the Land (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Courthouse Burned (approx. 6.2 miles away); Larue County / County Officials --- 1843 (approx. 6.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hodgenville.
Also see . . . National Park Service entry. (Submitted on March 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
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