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Midway in Woodford County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

“Sue Mundy” Here

 
 
"Sue Mundy" Here Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 9, 2015
1. "Sue Mundy" Here Marker
Inscription. Jerome Clarke, called Sue Mundy, one of Morgan's Raiders, formed his own guerrilla band on Morgan's death Sept. 1864. Clarke and band raided here Nov. 1, 1864, killing Adam Harper. Four Confederate prisoners executed in reprisal by Union forces. Feb. 2, 1865 Clarke returned with William Quantrill, another guerrilla leader, burned depot here and stole 15 horses.
 
Erected 1962 by the Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 537.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 9.008′ N, 84° 40.956′ W. Marker is in Midway, Kentucky, in Woodford County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and North Gratz Street, in the median on East Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 141 East Main Street, Midway KY 40347, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morgan at Midway (here, next to this marker); Edward Dudley Brown / Noted Horseman (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Francis Church (approx. 4 miles away); Confederate Governor
The view west on East Main Street of downtown Midway. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 9, 2015
2. The view west on East Main Street of downtown Midway.
(approx. 4.3 miles away); Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church (approx. 5.6 miles away); Branham's Mill / Galloway Pike Iron Bridge (approx. 5.9 miles away); Choctaw Indian Academy (approx. 6 miles away); Buena Vista / Todd House (approx. 6.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Midway.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Marcellus Jerome Clarke as a Confederate Soldier. (Submitted on May 16, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
View south on North Gratz Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 9, 2015
3. View south on North Gratz Street.
Marcellus Jerome Clarke image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 9, 2015
4. Marcellus Jerome Clarke
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 248 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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