Hodgenville in Larue County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Two Miles South of this town Abraham Lincoln was born ...
Two miles south of this town Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809.
Erected with appropriations made by the Legislature of Kentucky and the Congress of the United States of America
Anno Domini MCMIX (1909)
Erected 1909 by Legislature of Kentucky, and Congress of the United States.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places.
Location. 37° 34.425′ N, 85° 44.434′ W. Marker is in Hodgenville, Kentucky, in Larue County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Blvd and West Main Street (Route 2426), on the left when traveling south on Lincoln Blvd. Located on the West side of Lincoln Square - downtown. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hodgenville KY 42748, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lincoln and Hodgen's Mill (a few steps from this marker); Abraham Lincoln - As - A - Boy Statue (within shouting distance of this marker); Courthouse Burned (within shouting distance of this marker); Larue County / County Officials --- 1843 The Sinking Spring (approx. 3 miles away); The Memorial Building (approx. 3 miles away); Abraham Lincoln Birthplace (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Sinking Spring (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hodgenville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 3, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 402 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 3, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.