McKee in Jackson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
County Named, 1858
Erected 1968 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1145.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #07 Andrew Jackson, and the Kentucky Historical Society series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1797.
Location. 37° 25.818′ N, 83° 59.905′ W. Marker is in McKee, Kentucky, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 421) and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. At the Jackson County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Main Street, Mc Kee KY 40447, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured Warrior's Path (approx. 4.2 miles away); Daniel Boone's Trail (approx. 14.2 miles away); Hazel Patch (approx. 15 miles away); Battle of Camp Wildcat (approx. 15.9 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Camp Wildcat (approx. 15.9 miles away); The Battle of Wildcat (approx. 16 miles away); Camp Wildcat (approx. 16 miles away); Nerve Center for the Union Army (approx. 16 miles away).
Also see . . . Kentucky Historical Society on County Named, 1858 marker. (Submitted on July 16, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 20, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. 4. submitted on July 16, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.