Near Henryville in Clark County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Birthplace and Childhood Home of Col. Harland Sanders
Founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken
Erected 1987 by these Local Franchisees:
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Bagshaw
Mr. & Mrs. William Bridges
Mr. & Mrs. William Bright
Mr. & Mrs. Roy Burchel
Mr. & Mrs. Lee Cummings
Mr. & Mrs. Ralph Fordyce
Mr. & Mrs. Henry Gilley
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Heil
Mr. & Mrs. Everitt Houchen
Pauline Houchen & Joe Ann
Mr. & Mrs. Charles Howser
Mr. & Mrs. William Mullins
Mr. & Mrs. Marvin Payne
Mr. & Mrs. Raymond Popp
Mr. & Mrs. Henry Rothbaur
Mr. & Mrs. Bud Stotts
Mr. & Mrs. Hershel Wells
Mr. & Mrs. T. J. White
Erected 1987 by Local Franchisees. (Marker Number 10.1987.1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1987.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 32.399′ N, 85° Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Henryville IN 47126, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. General Jefferson C. Davis 1828-1879 (approx. 4 miles away); Pigeon Roost (approx. 5.2 miles away); a different marker also named Pigeon Roost (approx. 5.3 miles away); Morgan's Raid, July 1863 (approx. 7½ miles away); "Lightning" Ellsworth Strikes Again (approx. 7.6 miles away); Morgan's Great Raid (approx. 7.6 miles away); Northern Boundary of Clark's Grant (approx. 7.9 miles away); John Kimberlin Farm (approx. 8.9 miles away).
More about this marker. Marker was blown away by a tornado and has not been found.
Also see . . . Colonel Sanders - Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 1, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. KFC
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 29, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,739 times since then and 64 times this year. Last updated on May 2, 2012, by Aimee Rose Formo of Indianapolis, Indiana. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 29, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.