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Winchester in Clark County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Governor James Clark

 
 
Governor James Clark Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
1. Governor James Clark Marker
Inscription.  Home and monument of James Clark 1779-1839. Governor of Kentucky, 1836-1839. Member of Congress; Judge, Court of Appeals. As Circuit Judge he rendered his famous decision which set off the old and the new court fight in 1821.
 
Erected by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 127.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1821.
 
Location. 37° 59.334′ N, 84° 11.214′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Kentucky, in Clark County. Marker is at the intersection of South Burns Ave and Beckner Ave on South Burns Ave. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester KY 40391, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Homer C. Ledford (approx. 0.2 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hanson Home Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Herbert H. Moore House (approx. 0.4 miles away); John H. Keyes House (approx.
Governor James Clark image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Frank Profitt, January 4, 2021
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0.4 miles away); Daniel M. Hurst House (approx. half a mile away); Dr. Andrew Hood (approx. half a mile away); Judge John Hardwick House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
 
Governor James Clark Home image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
3. Governor James Clark Home
Governor James Clark Gravesite image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Frank Profitt, January 4, 2021
4. Governor James Clark Gravesite
Governor James Clark Gravesite image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
5. Governor James Clark Gravesite
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 16, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 16, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.   2. submitted on January 8, 2021, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky.   3. submitted on August 16, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.   4. submitted on January 8, 2021, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky.   5. submitted on August 16, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.

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Nov. 27, 2022