Fairview in Todd County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Jeﬀerson Davis Birthplace
Erected by Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 57.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 50.6′ N, 87° 18.017′ W. Marker is in Fairview, Kentucky, in Todd County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway near Pembroke-Fairview Road (Kentucky Route 115), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairview KY 42221, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Zero Milestone Jefferson Davis Highway (within shouting distance of this marker); Jefferson Davis' Salute to Kentucky (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of U.S. Jurist (approx. 8.4 miles away); Cherokee "Trail of Tears" (approx. 9.4 miles away); Whitepath and Fly Smith (approx. 9.4 miles away); The Cherokee A Civilized People Trail of Tears Indian Camping Grounds (approx. 9.7 miles away); The Trail of Tears (approx. 9.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairview.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2007, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 3,423 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 18, 2007, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. 4, 5. submitted on June 9, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.