Elkton in Todd County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
County Named, 1819
Erected 1965. (Marker Number 800.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is August 1782.
Location. 36° 48.56′ N, 87° 9.241′ W. Marker is in Elkton, Kentucky, in Todd County. Marker is at the intersection of Public Square and South Main Street, on the left when traveling north on Public Square. Marker is located on Courthouse Lawn. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkton KY 42220, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. House of the Loving Heart (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of U.S. JuristGreen River Academy (approx. Ό mile away); Bristow, The Soldier Birthplace/Bristow, The Lawyer (approx. 0.4 miles away); First RFD in Kentucky (approx. 7.9 miles away); Jefferson Davis' Salute to Kentucky (approx. 8.4 miles away); Jefferson Davis Birthplace (approx. 8.4 miles away); Zero Milestone Jefferson Davis Highway (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elkton.
Also see . . . John Todd (Virginia). (Submitted on July 16, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 16, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.