Henderson in Henderson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Henderson County Revolutionary War Memorial
Buried in Henderson County
General Samuel Hopkins
Col. Wynn Dixon • Col. Nathaniel Powell
Col. John Cannon • Col. William Marshall
Col. Gabriel Green • Capt. John Furna Cannon
Maj. John Holloway • Isham Sellers
John Martin • Edward Davis Bennett
Erected 1916 by General Samuel Hopkins Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 37° 50.353′ N, 87° 35.543′ W. Marker is in Henderson, Kentucky, in Henderson County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and 1st Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 North Main Street, Henderson KY 42420, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Henderson County Revolutionary War Memorial (here, next to this marker); A Civil War Action (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Raid on Newburgh Old Court Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Nancy Morgan Hart (within shouting distance of this marker); Operation Desert Storm Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); They Served with Honor for Freedom (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Central Park Fountain (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Henderson.
More about this marker. Another plaque, containing more names, is mounted on the opposite side. It was added 16 years later.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . . Heritage of Henderson County in the Revolutionary War. (Submitted on October 7, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Military • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 246 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 7, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.