Maysville in Mason County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Joseph Desha (1768-1842) / Old Court-New Court Issue
Erected 1990 by the Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1878.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 36.78′ N, 83° 48.544′ W. Marker is in Maysville, Kentucky, in Mason County. Marker is on Old Main Street 0.1 miles south of Jail Street, on Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2111 Old Main Street, Maysville KY 41056, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Cane Brake" Visitor's Center (a few steps from this marker); Simon Kenton Shrine (a few steps from this marker); Early Stage-Mail Route (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington Baptist Church Cemetery / Washington Baptist Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Washington Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Johnston Birthplace (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Washington Courthouse Site" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maysville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Joseph Desha. (Submitted on May 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Politics • War of 1812 • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.