Near Midway in Woodford County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Caleb Wallace's Law Office
Erected by Kentucky Historical Society • Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1708.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education • Law Enforcement. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 16, 1789.
Location. 38° 7.623′ N, 84° 40.061′ W. Marker is near Midway, Kentucky, in Woodford County. Marker is on Lansing Lane, 0.7 miles south of Weisenberger Mill Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Midway KY 40347, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The John Graham House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Second Christian Church, Midway Midway Freedman's School (approx. 1˝ miles away); Midway Colored School (approx. 1˝ miles away); Zion Hill / Zion Hill School (approx. 1.6 miles away); Midway Junior College — Pinkerton High School (approx. 1.6 miles away); Pilgrim Baptist Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Zion Hill Community (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Midway.
Also see . . .
1. "Life and Times of Judge Caleb Wallace", Revisited. Judge Wallace, as a Presbyterian minister, was among the protagonists in the struggle for religious freedom in late-colonial Virginia whose writings on the subject had a now-little-known but far-reaching influence in the development of provisions for freedom of religious choice, especially in Virginia, through the influence of Thomas Jefferson. While it does not appear that Wallace enjoyed Jefferson's favor, it is likely that his work reached Jefferson through a mutual acquaintance with James Madison. (Dennis Boyer, RootsWeb, posted September 7, 1998) (Submitted on July 31, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
2. Life and times of Judge Caleb Wallace: some time a justice of the Court of Appeals of the State of(Submitted on July 31, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 31, 2022. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 31, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.