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Near Richmond in Madison County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Site of Fort Boonesborough 1775-1783

 
 
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By Frank Profitt, December 8, 2020
1. Site of Fort Boonesbourgh 1775-1783 Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of the Pioneers of Kentucky

Capt David Cass, Col. William Irvine, Abraham Newland, Jesse Oldham, Yelverton Peyton, Anne Guffey Peyton, Thomas Phelps, Josiah Phelps, George Phelps, Lucy Phelps, John Phelps, Joseph Proctor

Enoch Smith, James McMillian SR, Maragret White McMillian, Col. Daniel Boone, Rebecca Boone, Jemima Boone, Squire Boone, William Bentley, Col. Richard Callaway, Betsy Callaway, Frances Callaway, Adam Caperton, Gen. Green Clay, Capt. John Holder, Col. John Snoopy, Capt. John Kennedy, Capt. William Bush, David Crews, William Crandlebough, William Chenault, Elizabeth Mullins Chenault, Capt. James Estill, Samuel Estill, Col. Ezekiel Field, Col. Nathaniel Hart, Col. Richard Henderson, Dr. Hines, Richard Hogan

Barlett Searcy, Robert Rodes, Pemberton Rollins, Michael Stoner, Peter Taylor, Thomas Tribble, Col. Isaac Shelby, Loet. Jared Williams, Capt. Archibald Woods, Rev. Jas. Quisenberry, Christopher Harris, Richard Gentry, Galen White
 
Erected 1907 by The Boonesborough Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker

Front Side : Site of Fort Boonesbourgh 1775-1783 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Frank Profitt, December 8, 2020
2. Front Side : Site of Fort Boonesbourgh 1775-1783 Marker
is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraForts and CastlesSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 37° 53.99′ N, 84° 15.942′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Kentucky, in Madison County. The marker is located in the old fort at Fort Boonesborough State Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 835 Ford Hampton Rd, 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. "Sycamore Hollow" (within shouting distance of this marker); "Divine Elm" (within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneer National Monument Association (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Richard Callaway / First Ferry in Kentucky (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Ferry in Kentucky / Col. Richard Callaway (approx. ¼ mile away); Nathaniel Hart / Home of Capt. Nathaniel Hart (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Boonesborough (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Fort Boonesborough Monument (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
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By Frank Profitt, December 8, 2020
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By Frank Profitt, December 8, 2020
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By Frank Profitt, December 8, 2020
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By Frank Profitt, December 8, 2020
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 23, 2020, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on January 23, 2021, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 23, 2020, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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