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Leitchfield in Grayson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Jack Thomas House

 
 
Jack Thomas House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
1. Jack Thomas House Marker
Inscription. First story, east wing of house, was the earliest brick residence in Grayson County. It was built ca. 1810 by Jack Thomas, first county and circuit court clerk. He added two-story brick wing on north, Federal style. Despite alterations of the 1870s-80s, original walls remain. A striking feature of construction is uniform log joists supporting first floor.
 
Erected 1978 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1634.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 37° 28.795′ N, 86° 17.541′ W. Marker is in Leitchfield, Kentucky, in Grayson County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and South Clinton Street, on the right when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Located at what is now the Grayson County Historical Society. Marker is at or near this postal address: 122 East Main Street, Leitchfield KY 42754, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leitchfield Landmarks (within shouting distance of this marker); Grayson County WWI War Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured
The former Jack Thomas House. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
2. The former Jack Thomas House.
in a direct line); Grayson County Korean War Memorial (about 500 feet away); Courthouse Named, 1810 (about 500 feet away); Grayson County World War II Memorial (about 500 feet away); Shaw's Station / Beaver Dam Creek Baptist Church (approx. one mile away).
 
Also see . . .  Grayson County Historical Society about the Jack Thomas House. (Submitted on September 18, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. ArchitectureNotable Buildings
 
Marker at the Grayson County Historical Society. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
3. Marker at the Grayson County Historical Society.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 49 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 18, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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