Georgetown in Scott County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Scott County Revolutionary War Memorial
McClelland and his men
who defended the fort
on this hill
- 1776 -
This monument is erected
- by -
the Big Spring Chapter
D. A. R.
- 1920 -
and his men
John McClelland and family Alexander McClelland William McClelland Benjamin McClelland Abraham McClelland William McConnell Andrew McConnell Francis McConnell Sr. Francis McConnell Jr. Charles LeCompte David Perry Stephen Lowry John Lowry Robert Patterson James Sterritt James Templeton James Warnock Edward Mitchell Isaac Greer Joseph McNutt John Floyd Thomas Hanson William Nash Roderick McCrae Robert Todd Edward Worthington Charles White John Andrew Miller Richard Wilson Joseph Wilson John Gabriel Jones
who are buried
- in -
Samuel Barnhill Capt. George Berry John Berkley Corp. John Branham Sr. Col. Abraham Buford George Burbridge Joseph Burch Polly Hawkins
- in -
who are buried
- in -
William Kelly Capt. David Kerr Capt. William Hubbell Col. Robert Johnson Jemima Suggett Johnson Sergt. Nicholas Long Daniel Neale William Osborn Benjamin Quinn Sr. Lieut. Richard Sanford Abner Shropshire Achilles Stapp John Suggett Mildred Davis Suggett Robert Thompson Joseph Vance Julius Gibbs John Scott
Erected 1920 by The Big Spring Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
Location. 38° 12.502′ N, 84° 33.731′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Kentucky, in Scott County. Memorial is on Royal Springs Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown KY 40324, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Beginnings of George Town (a few steps from this marker); Early Education in Georgetown (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Royal Spring (about 600 feet away); Birthplace of Bourbon (about 600 feet away); Scott County Jail / Scott County Jailer's House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Basil W. Duke, C.S.A. / Basil W. Duke (1838-1916) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Remember the Raisin! (approx. 0.2 miles away); Garth School (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 23, 2015, by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 564 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 23, 2015, by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. 5. submitted on January 19, 2021, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky. 6. submitted on September 23, 2015, by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.