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Falmouth in Pendleton County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

County Names 1798

Pendleton County

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
1. County Names 1798 Marker
Inscription. For Edmund Pendleton, 1721-1803. A patriot statesman. Virginian. Member House of Burgesses 1752-1774. In the First Continental Congress. Governor Colonial Virginia 1774-1776. President Virginia Constitutional Convention, 1776, and President of Virginia State Convention that ratified Federal Constitution, 1788. Chief, State Court of Appeals, 1779-1803. County from Bracken and Campbell.
 
Erected 1968 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 937.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 40.641′ N, 84° 19.799′ W. Marker is in Falmouth, Kentucky, in Pendleton County. Marker is on Main St. north of Shelby Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Falmouth KY 41040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Kennett Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Albert A. Jameson (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Waller (approx.
County Names 1798 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
2. County Names 1798 Marker
4.1 miles away); British Indian Raid (approx. 6 miles away); Neville Veterans Memorial (approx. 11.2 miles away in Ohio); Neville – 1812 (approx. 11.2 miles away in Ohio); Edgington Mound (approx. 11.5 miles away in Ohio). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falmouth.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 222 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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