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Winchester in Clark County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Hanson Home Site

 
 
Hanson Home Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
1. Hanson Home Site Marker
Inscription. Here lived five Hanson brothers, Civil War soldiers, USA and CSA. For USA: Col. Charles S., hero of Battle of Lebanon, July, 1863; Pvt. Samuel K.-died in service. For CSA: Brig. Gen. Roger, mortally wounded in the Battle of Stone's River, Jan. 2, 1863; Pvt. Richard H. and Pvt. Isaac S. Sons of the Hon. Samuel and Matilda Hickman Hanson.
 
Erected 1966 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 951.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 37° 59.6′ N, 84° 11′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Kentucky, in Clark County. Marker is on West Lexington Avenue east of Olde Potomac Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester KY 40391, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Homer C. Ledford (approx. 0.2 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gov. James Clark Judicial Center (approx. 0.3 miles away); County Named 1793 (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Morgan's Men" Here (approx. 0.3
Hanson Home Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
2. Hanson Home Site Marker
miles away); Clark County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Governor James Clark (approx. 0.4 miles away); East Broadway Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Winchester.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Would appreciate a photo of the back side of the marker and any other area points of interest. • Can you help?
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