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Morgan House

 
 
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By Matt Carter, March 24, 2010
1. Morgan House Marker
Inscription.
Home of John Hunt Morgan
"Thunderbolt of the Confederacy"
Born Huntsville, Ala. 6-1-1825
Killed Greeneville, Tenn. 9-4-1864
Lieutenant - Kentucky Volunteers in Mexican War 1846-1847 Major General - C.S.A., 1861-1864.
 
Erected by Historical Marker Society. (Marker Number 3.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 3.002′ N, 84° 29.773′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of North Mill Street and West 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south on North Mill Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 North Mill Street, Lexington KY 40507, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hunt-Morgan House (a few steps from this marker); Lexington Public Library 1905 - 1989 / A Carnegie Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Clay's Law Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Brown, M.D. (1769 - 1830) (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church
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By Matt Carter, March 24, 2010
2. Morgan House Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Hunt Morgan / Genetic Research (about 400 feet away); School Of Medicine (about 500 feet away); Transylvania Pavilion (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
Also see . . .  Hunt-Morgan House. National Park Service page on the house. (Submitted on April 2, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryNotable PersonsWar, Mexican-AmericanWar, US Civil
 
Morgan House image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, March 24, 2010
3. Morgan House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 1, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 1,017 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on April 2, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 1, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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