The Fort Boonesborough Monument
Dedicated by Their Descendents to the Sacred Memory of the Brave Pioneers who Entered the Wilderness of what Later became Kentucky and Formed the Settlement known as Boonesborough, First Fortified Settlement in Kentucky. We Honor These, Among the First Families of Kentucky.
Allen, John * Allen, Richard * Allen, Thomas * Anderson, Aletha * Anderson, James * Anderson, Jemima * Anderson, John * Anderson, Mary * Anderson, Nicholas * Anthony, James * Anthony, John * Anthony, Joseph * Ark, Uriel * Ashby, Daniel * Bailey, Thomas * Baker, Isaac * Ballard, Bland * Banta, Abraham * Banta, Henry Jr. * Banta, Henry Sr. * Banta, John * Barborn, James * Barker, Samuel * Barker, William * Barnett, Alex * Barnett, Ambrose * Barnett, James * Barnett, John * Barnett, Joseph * Barnett, Robert * Barnhill, James * Barton, David * Barton, Joab * Barton, Joshua * Barton, Samuel * Barton, Thomas * Barton, William * Baughman, Catherine * Baughman, Jacob * Baughman, John * Baxter, Col. Edward * Beale, Charles * Bedinger, G. Michael * Bedinger, George * Bell, Flowner * Bell, Samuel * Bellentine, John * Bellew, Charles * Bennett, John * Benning, Joseph * Bentley,
(Side 2 of Monument)
This Marker Erected by Members of the Society of Boonesborough -- 1981
Collins, Josiah * Collins, Thomas * Collins, William * Collier, Betts * Colmes, George * Combs, Joseph * Constant, John * Cook, David * Coombs, Cutberth * Coombs, Enos * Coombs, William * Coons, Jacob * Cooper, Ben * Cooper, William * Cossart, Peter * Cossart, Mrs. Peter * Couchman, Frederick * Coulter, James * Crabtree, Jacob * Cradlebaugh, Major William * Craig, John * Craig, Lewis * Crews, David * Crews, Mrs. David * Crews, Eligah * Crooke, John * Cross, John * Curd, Charles * Cutbirth, Benjamin * Daniel, John * Davis, John * Davis, Joseph * Davis, Samuel * Deal, William * Dean, Abram * Dean, Susan * Deban, Joseph * Dial, Thomas
Side 3 of Monument
In Recognition of the Fort Boonesborough Bi-Centennial Commission, 1775 - 1975 -- For their
Hines, Dr. * Hines, Col. Richard * Hite, Isaac * Hite, J. * Hodges, Jesse * Hogan, James * Hogan, Richard * Hoge, William * Hogg, James * Holder, Capt. John * Holley, Frances * Holley, Mrs. Frances * Holley, John * Holley, Mrs. John * Hooton, William * Horn, Aaron * Horn, Elizabeth * Horn, Jeremiah * Horn, Matthew * Howard, Benjamin * Howard, John * Howard, Margaret * Hoy, Elizabeth * Hoy, Frances * Hoy, Jones * Hoy, Parthena * Hoy, Sarah * Hoy, William * Hughes, Joseph * Hunter, Jake * Hunter, John * Hunter, Samuel * Innes, Harry * Irvine, Christopher Jr. * Irvine, Christopher, Sr. * Irvine, David C. * Irvine, Col. William * Jackson, John * Jackson, Joseph * Jennings, Edmund * Jennings, Jonathan * Jockars, Charles * Johnson, Andrew * Johnson, Betsy * Johnson, Rev. Cove * Johnson, Isaac * Johnson, Robert * Johnson, William * Johnston, Jacob * Johnston, Thomas * Jones, Catlett * Jouett, Matthew * Kavanaugh, Charles * Kavanaugh, William * Kelley, Beal * Kelley, Joseph * Kelly, Benjamin * Kelly, John * Kennedy, Andrew * Kennedy, David * Kennedy, Elizabeth * Kennedy, Jesse * Kennedy, John Jr. * Kennedy, John Sr. * Kennedy, Joseph * Kennedy, Mary * Kennedy, Thomas * Kenny, James * Kenton, Simon * Ketcham, Jonathan * Kincaid, John * Kincaid, Thomas * King, Daniel * King, John * Kintley,William * Kirkham, Robert * Kirkham, Samuel * Knox, John * Lackey, Sam * Ladd, Col. John * Landrum, Reuben * Lanham, Thomas * Lee, Charles * Lee, John * Lewis, Aaron * Lewis, Abraham * Lincoln, George * Lipscomb, Nathan * Lipscomb, William * Little, Thomas * Lockhart, Charles * Logan, Col. John * Logan, Samuel * Long, Frances * Long, Joseph * Long, Lawrence * Luney, John * Luttrell, Col. John P. * Luttrell, Thomas * Lynch, David * Lynn, William * McAfee, George * McAfee, Robert * McAfee, Samuel * McAfee, William * McClure, Moses * McCollum, John * McDowell, Thomas * McGee, David * McGee, William * McGuire, Archibald * McGuire, Lt. James * McGuire, Margaret * McMillan, James Sr. * McMillan, Margaret White * McPheeters, Jeremiah * McQueen, Thomas * McWhinney, William * Madden, George * Mankins, James * Mannen, John * Martin, John * Martin, William * Maupin, Jesse * Mays, William * Meriwether, George * Meriwether, Nicholas * Miller, David * Miller, Thomas * Miller, William * Million, John * Miras, Michael * Montgomery, Alex * Montgomery, John * Moore, Charles * Moore, John * Moore, William * Morgan, John * Morgan, Ralph * Morgan, William * Morris, Jesse * Morris, William * Morrison, Richard * Morton, John * Mosely, Thomas * Mounce, John * Myers, Jacob (Miss) * Nall, James * Neeley, Alexander * Nelson, Edward * Nelson, Mrs. Edward * Nelson, John * Nelson, Moses * Newby, John * Newland, Abraham * Noble, David Sr. * Noel, Thomas * Oldham, Jesse * Oldham, Tyree * Orear, William * Overstreet, Michael * Overton, Claugh * Owens, Thomas M. * Owings, John Cockey * Patterson, Richard * Patterson, William * Patton, Lt. James * Peake, James * Peake, Jesse * Peake, John * Penix, Joshua
Side 4 of Monument
Pennebacker, Peter * Perry, James * Peterson, Richard * Peyton, Anne Guffey * Peyton, Yelverton * Phelps, Anthony * Phelps, Edwin * Phelps, Elizabeth * Phelps, George * Phelps, Guy * Phelps, John * Phelps, Joshua * Phelps, Josiah * Phelps, Lucy * Phelps, Sarah * Phelps, Thomas * Phillips, William * Pittman, John * Pleakenstalver, John * Pleck, John * Pogue, John * Pogue, William * Pogue, Mrs. William * Porter, Samuel * Portwood, Page * Portwood, Page Jr. * Portwood, Sam * Powell, Levin * Proctor, Benjamin * Proctor, James * Proctor, John * Proctor, Joseph * Proctor, Capt. Nicholas * Proctor, Nicholas Jr. * Proctor, Rachel * Proctor, Reuben * Quinn, Benjamin * Quinn, James * Quinn, Thomas * Quisenberry, James * Rank, John * Ray, Nicholas * Reed, Alexander * Reed, James * Reid, Nathan * Rice, John * Rice, Joseph * Rice, Samuel * Riffe, Gen. Christopher * Ripperdam, Fred * Ripperdam, Mrs. Fred * Roberts, Benjamin * Robinson, David * Robinson, George * Robinson, Samuel * Robinson, William * Rodes, Col. Robert * Rollins, Pemberton * Ross, Ambrose * Ross, Hugh * Russell, James * Sanders, Samuel * Sappington, John * Scholl, William * Searcy, Anderson * Searcy, Asa * Searcy, Bartlett * Brown, Arabia * Bryan, William * Bryant, Samuel * Conway, John * Gess, John * Grant, Elizabeth Boone * Hamlin, John * McClanahan, Thomas Marshall * Moore, John & Mildred * O'Rear, Jeremiah * Searcy, Charles * Searcy, Reuben * Searcy, Richard Jr. * Searcy, Richard Sr. * Searcy, Sam * Searcy, William * Scott, James * Sefer, Hugh * Shields, Hugh * Shelby, David * Shelby, Isaac * Shelton, David * Shirley, Charles * Shirley, Katie * Shirley, Michael * Shores, Thomas * Slaughter, Col. Thomas * Smith, Enoch * Smith, George * Smith, John * Smith, Maj. Wm. Bailey * Snoddy, John * Snoddy, Samuel * South, John Jr. * South, John Sr. * South, Mrs. John * South, Samuel * South, Thomas * Sparks, Jonas * Spurr, Richard * Stagge, William * Stagner, Barney * Stagner, Mrs. Barney * Stapleton, John * Starnes, Jacob * Starnes, Joseph * Starnes, Valentine * Stephenson, John * Stone, Dudley * Stoner, Michael * Storms, Jacob * Strode, Samuel * Swearingen, Berue * Swearingen, Beroni * Swearingen, Thomas * Talbott, Hale * Tanner, John * Tate, John * Tate, Robert * Tate, Samuel * Tate, Samuel Jr. * Taylor, Edmund * Taylor, John * Taylor, Nancy * Taylor, Peter W. * Taylor, Richard * Terrell, John * Terrell, Robert * Thomas, James * Thomas, Moses * Thompson, James * Thompson, Lawrence * Thruston, Charles Mimms * Todd, John Col. * Tomlinson, William * Townsend, Gerrett * Townsend, Joshua * Phelps, Shadrack * Strode, John * Tyler, Capt. Robert * Wilson, William * Townsend, Oswald * Tripple, Thomas * Turner, David * Turner, John * Turpin, Solomon * Turpin, William * Twiddy, Capt. Thomas * Twiddy, William * Umphrey, William * Vallandigham, Benoni * Vallandigham, Lewis * Vardeman, John * Vassar, Joel * Wade, Richard * Walker, David V. * Walker, Felix * Walker, Joel * Walton, Robert * Wane, Isaac * Warren, Thomas * Warton, James * Watkins, Capt. Charles G. * Watkins, James * Webber, John * Welch, Walter * Wells, Richard * Westerville, James * White, Ambrose * White, Aquilla * White, Benjamin * White, Mrs. Benjamin * White, Galen * Whitledge, Robert * Whittaker, Capt. John * Wilcox, Billy * Wilcox, Sally Boone * Wilcoxon, Daniel * Wilcoxon, David * Wilcoxon, Elizabeth * Wilcoxon, John * Wilcoxon, Rachel * Wilkerson, Aletha Anderson * Wilkerson, John * Wilkerson, Mrs. John * Wilkerson, Moses * Wilkerson, William * Wilkerson, Wyate * Williams, David * Williams, Edward * Williams, Elder Daniel * Williams, Jarrett * Williams, John * Williams, Ralph * Williams, William * Williams, William * Wilson, Moses * Withers, John * Witledge, Richard * Woods, Adam * Woods, Capt. Archibald * Woods, John * Woods, Samuel * Woodson, Samuel * Worthington, Capt. E. * Wright, John * Yates, James * Yocum, Jesse
Erected 1981 by Members of the Society of Boonesborough.
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Exploration • Forts and Castles • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1981.
Location. 37° 53.624′ N, 84° 16.224′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Kentucky, in Madison County. Marker can be reached from Boonesborough Road (Kentucky Route 388). Marker is at Fort Boonesborough State Park, near the entrance to the old fort. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4375 Boonesboro Road, Richmond KY 40475, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Boonesborough (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nathaniel Hart / Home of Capt. Nathaniel Hart (approx. ¼ mile away); First Ferry in Kentucky / Col. Richard Callaway (approx. ¼ mile away); Col. Richard Callaway / First Ferry in Kentucky (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pioneer National Monument Association (approx. half a mile away); "Divine Elm" (approx. half a mile away); "Sycamore Hollow" (approx. half a mile away); Site of Fort Boonesborough 1775-1783 (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
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