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Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Mary Todd Lincoln

 
 
Mary Todd Lincoln Marker image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
1. Mary Todd Lincoln Marker
Inscription.  On this site Mary Todd, wife of Abraham Lincoln, was born Dec. 13, 1818, and here spent her childhood.
 
Erected by Historical Markers Society. (Marker Number 12.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable BuildingsWomen. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
 
Location. 38° 3.03′ N, 84° 30′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is on West Short Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 511 W Short St, Lexington KY 40507, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Paul Catholic Church (a few steps from this marker); Lexington (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Town Branch (about 400 feet away); Pioneer Burying Ground (about 400 feet away); African American Physicians (about 500 feet away); Breckinridge's Last Home (about 700 feet away); First Inauguration
Marker as seen walking eastward on Short Street. image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
2. Marker as seen walking eastward on Short Street.
(about 700 feet away); School Of Medicine (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
Mary Todd Lincoln was born in this house. image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
3. Mary Todd Lincoln was born in this house.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 24, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 1,154 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 20, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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