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Maysville in Mason County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston

 
 
Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
1. Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston Marker
Inscription.
Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston
Born February 2 - 1803
Washington, KY.
Killed at Shiloh Tenn.
April 6 - 1862
Graduated West Point 1826,
Black Hawk War,
War for Texas Independence,
Mexican War,
War Between the States.
"A Man Tried in Many High Offices and
Critical Enterprises and Found Faithful in All"


 
Erected 1932 by Kentucky Division United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 38° 36.945′ N, 83° 48.511′ W. Marker is in Maysville, Kentucky, in Mason County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Main Street (Kentucky Route 2515) and North Court Street on Old Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2110 Old Main Street, Maysville KY 41056, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Washington Courthouse Site" (a few steps from this marker); Johnston Birthplace (a few steps from this marker); Washington Hall (within shouting distance of this
Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
2. Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston
marker); Paxton Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Stage-Mail Route (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mefford's Fort (about 800 feet away); Washington Baptist Church Cemetery / Washington Baptist Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph Desha (1768-1842) / Old Court-New Court Issue (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Maysville.
 
Also see . . .  Bio on General Albert Sidney Johnston. (Submitted on June 5, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, Mexican-AmericanWar, US CivilWars, US Indian
 
Area view looking southerly towards South Court Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
3. Area view looking southerly towards South Court Street.
View looking at marker looking west. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
4. View looking at marker looking west.
Former Washington Courthouse site.
Nearby Johnston Birthplace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
5. Nearby Johnston Birthplace Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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