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

John Waller

(1758-1823)

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
1. John Waller Marker
Inscription. This Rev. War soldier helped build Kenton's Station near Maysville, 1784. Commissioned capt. of militia for Bourbon Co.; later trustee and tavern owner at Millersburg. Served in Va. and Ky. legislatures. A founder of Falmouth, 1793, he owned gristmill and sawmill on south fork of Licking. Buried family cem.; Waller monument nearby.

Presented by
Capt. John Waller Chapter, Daughters of American Revolution.

 
Erected 1992 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1911.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 37.283′ N, 84° 18.333′ W. Marker is near Falmouth, Kentucky, in Pendleton County. Marker is on U.S. 27 north of Bishop Ridge Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This marker is .3 miles north of the intersection with Bishop Ridge Road. Marker is in this post office area: Falmouth KY 41040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bell (approx. 4 miles away); The Kennett Tavern (approx. 4.1 miles away); County Named 1798
John Waller Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 20, 2013
2. John Waller Marker
(approx. 4.1 miles away); Albert A. Jameson (approx. 4.2 miles away); British Indian Raid (approx. 10.1 miles away); Neville – 1812 (approx. 14 miles away in Ohio); Edgington Mound (approx. 14 miles away in Ohio); Neville Veterans Memorial (approx. 14 miles away in Ohio). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falmouth.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 15, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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