Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Greensburg in Green County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Lincoln's Law Partner

 
 
Lincoln's Law Partner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 31, 2016
1. Lincoln's Law Partner Marker
Inscription. Birthplace of William H. Herndon, 1818. Family moved to Illinois, 1820. An anti-slavery advocate and partner with Abraham Lincoln in practice of law, 1844-61. Herndon, Mayor of Springfield; State Bank Examiner. After Lincolnís death, devoted life to biography of his friend. Wrote “Herndonís Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life,” 1889. Died 1891, Springfield, Ill.
 
Erected 1965 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 846.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 37° 15.533′ N, 85° 30.168′ W. Marker is in Greensburg, Kentucky, in Green County. Marker is on S. Main Street (U.S. 68) south of W. Columbia Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 203 S. Main St, Greensburg KY 42743, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greensburg Courthouse (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Green Countians Memorial (about 700 feet away); Home of Gen. Edward H. Hobson (about 700 feet away); General Edward Henry Hobson
Lincoln's Law Partner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 31, 2016
2. Lincoln's Law Partner Marker
View to west across S. Main Street
(about 700 feet away); Green County, 1792 (about 700 feet away); Green County Architecture Heritage History (about 700 feet away); Civil War Generals (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Mentor Graham (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensburg.
 
Also see . . .  Mr. Lincoln & Friends: William H. Herndon. (Submitted on August 15, 2016.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
View to North Along S. Main Street Towards Downtown Greensburg image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 31, 2016
3. View to North Along S. Main Street Towards Downtown Greensburg
Marker is on left (west) side of street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 15, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 15, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
Paid Advertisement