Russellville in Logan County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
John Littlejohn Cemetery
Land given by Marmaduke Beckwith Morton VIII. Burial site of persons who died during the 1835 cholera epidemic. Many buried without any markers. Several founding fathers of Russellville buried here. Their slaves were buried on the north end of the cemetery; those graves were marked with fieldstones.
Erected 2008 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2275.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 50.984′ N, 86° 52.848′ W. Marker is in Russellville, Kentucky, in Logan County. Marker is on North Caldwell Street north of East 2nd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Governor's Corner (approx. half a mile away); Russellville (approx. half a mile away); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / Death of Meriwether Lewis (approx. half a mile away); Civil Rights Activist Author / Alice Allison Dunnigan 1906-1983 (approx. half a mile away); 6 Pdr Field Cannon (approx. half a mile away); To Honor Generals (approx. half a mile away); John Littlejohn (approx. half a mile away); Confederate State Convention (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Russellville.
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