Georgetown in Scott County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Scott County Revolutionary War Memorial
McClelland and his men
who defended the fort
on this hill
- 1776 -
This monument is erected
- by -
the Big Spring Chapter
D. A. R.
- 1920 -
and his men
John McClelland and family Alexander McClelland William McClelland Benjamin McClelland Abraham McClelland William McConnell Andrew McConnell Francis McConnell Sr. Francis McConnell Jr. Charles LeCompte David Perry Stephen Lowry John Lowry Robert Patterson James Sterritt James Templeton James Warnock Edward Mitchell Isaac Greer Joseph McNutt John Floyd Thomas Hanson William Nash Roderick McCrae Robert Todd Edward Worthington Charles White John Andrew Miller Richard Wilson Joseph Wilson John Gabriel Jones
who are buried
- in -
Samuel Barnhill Capt. George Berry John Berkley Corp. John Branham Sr. Col. Abraham Buford George Burbridge Joseph Burch Polly Hawkins Craig Rev. Elijah Craig Toliver Craig Sr. Francis Downing James Duley Richard Harrison Gaines Capt. Daniel Gano John Gatewood John Gibson John Hiles Richard Wyatt Shirr Lieut.
- in -
who are buried
- in -
William Kelly Capt. David Kerr Capt. William Hubbell Col. Robert Johnson Jemima Suggett Johnson Sergt. Nicholas Long Daniel Neale William Osborn Benjamin Quinn Sr. Lieut. Richard Sanford Abner Shropshire Achilles Stapp John Suggett Mildred Davis Suggett Robert Thompson Joseph Vance Julius Gibbs John Scott
Erected 1920 by The Big Spring Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 38° 12.502′ N, 84° 33.731′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Kentucky, in Scott County. Marker is on Royal Springs Street south of West College Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located approximately 110 feet east of Royal Springs Street on a bluff overlooking Royal Spring Park. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown KY 40324, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Beginnings of George Town Royal Spring (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. Basil W. Duke, C.S.A. - Basil W. Duke (1838-1916) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Remember the Raisin! (approx. 0.2 miles away); Scott County, 1792 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Scott County Courthouse / Goebel Trial Here (approx. 0.2 miles away); Payne-Desha House / Joseph Desha (1768-1842) (approx. ¼ mile away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 23, 2015, by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 23, 2015, by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.