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Sturgis in Union County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

U. S. Treasurer

 
 
U. S. Treasurer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 13, 2018
1. U. S. Treasurer Marker
Inscription. Samuel Casey, 1788-1859, Treasurer of the United States, 1853-59, under Presidents Pierce and Buchanan. He resided 1811-1859 in Caseyville, three miles west. Elected clerk of Circuit and County Courts; later, 1830-32, member of the State Senate.
 
Erected 1964 by the Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 211.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 37° 33.163′ N, 88° 0.934′ W. Marker is in Sturgis, Kentucky, in Union County. Marker is on Kentucky Route 109 0.2 miles north of Kentucky Route 1508, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sturgis KY 42459, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Robert E. Lee Won with Sturgis Coal (approx. 1.8 miles away); Bell Mines (approx. 1.9 miles away); Civil War Action (approx. 2.9 miles away); Nally Spa (approx. 9.9 miles away); Forrest Reconnoitered (approx. 10 miles away); Earle C. Clements
U. S. Treasurer Marker looking north on KY-109. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 13, 2018
2. U. S. Treasurer Marker looking north on KY-109.
(approx. 10 miles away); Union County, 1811 (approx. 10 miles away); Lincoln Spoke Here (approx. 10 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sturgis.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on Samuel L. Casey. (Submitted on September 27, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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View from marker towards Sturgis. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 13, 2018
3. View from marker towards Sturgis.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 27, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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