Near Williamsburg in Whitley County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
First White Men Here
Erected 1968 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 898.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 46.045′ N, 84° 9.056′ W. Marker is near Williamsburg, Kentucky, in Whitley County. Marker is on Kentucky Route 26, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg KY 40769, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel Cox, 1756-1832 (approx. 1.7 miles away); County Named, 1818 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Scott's Raid (approx. 1.7 miles away); "Aunt Julia" Marcum (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mahan Hall (was Clyde V. and Patricia Bennett Building (approx. 2.2 miles away); Roburn Hall (approx. 2.2 miles away); Cumberland College (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsburg.
Also see . . . Thomas Walker (explorer). (Submitted on July 10, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
Categories. • Exploration • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 10, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.