Glendale in Hardin County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Warren Cash (1760-1850)
With Va. Militia, from 1776-1780, Cash took part in the battles of Brandywine and Monmouth, several skirmishes, and was with Washington at Valley Forge. Married Susannah Baskett, who taught him to read. They came to Ky., joined Baptist Church, and Cash became a minister. Moved to Hardin Co. in 1806. Among churches he organized was Gilead, 1824. Both he and wife buried here.
Erected 1980 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1683.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 37° 35.105′ N, 85° 54.89′ W. Marker is in Glendale, Kentucky, in Hardin County. Marker is on Gilead Church Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2691 Gilead Church Road, Glendale KY 42740, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captured and Burned (approx. 3.3 Van Meter Fort (approx. 6˝ miles away); Hardin County Confederates (approx. 7.9 miles away); Three Forts (approx. 7.9 miles away); Morgan's Second Raid (approx. 7.9 miles away); Elizabethtown Battle (approx. 7.9 miles away); The Battle for Elizabethtown (approx. 7.9 miles away); Bond-Washington School / Julius Rosenwald Fund (approx. 7.9 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on April 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 21, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.