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Justice Todd House

 
 
Justice Todd House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dave Knoch, June 14, 2015
1. Justice Todd House Marker
Inscription. Home of Thomas Todd, built 1812. Clerk, the 10 Danville conventions leading to Kentucky statehood. Court of Appeals, 1801-06. Its chief justice, 1806-07. Justice on the United States Supreme Court, 1807-26. Born in Virginia, 1765. Died in 1826. His second marriage was to Lucy Payne Washington, sister of Dolley Madison, in the first recorded White House wedding, 1812.
 
Erected 1970 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1323.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 11.886′ N, 84° 52.793′ W. Marker is in Frankfort, Kentucky, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Wapping Street and Washington Street, on the right when traveling west on Wapping Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 Wapping Street, Frankfort KY 40601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Corner In Celebrities (a few steps from this marker); Paul Sawyier Library (a few steps from this marker); Vest-Lindsey House (within shouting distance of this marker); First Methodist Church
Justice Todd House image. Click for full size.
By Dave Knoch, June 14, 2015
2. Justice Todd House
(within shouting distance of this marker); Good Shepherd Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Macklin House (about 300 feet away); Bibb Burnley House (about 300 feet away); Crittenden House / An Eminent Statesman (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Frankfort.
 
Also see . . .  Thomas Todd. (Submitted on June 16, 2015, by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky.)
 
Categories. Politics
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 133 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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