Burkesville in Cumberland County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Lincoln's Father Here
Erected 1966 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 885.)
Location. 36° 47.404′ N, 85° 22.243′ W. Marker is in Burkesville, Kentucky, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (Kentucky Route 61) and Hill Street, on the left when traveling south on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is located on Courthouse Square. Marker is in this post office area: Burkesville KY 42717, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Raiders Entered Here (a few steps from this marker); Smith Pharmacy (within shouting distance of this marker); Cumberland County (within shouting distance of this marker); Morgan On To Ohio (within shouting distance Burkesville Ferry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Skirmish at Norris Branch (approx. 2.7 miles away); Confederate Crossings at Neeley's Ferry (approx. 3 miles away); Civil War Camp at Marrowbone (approx. 8.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burkesville.
Also see . . . The Origin of the Corn Stalk Militia. (Submitted on October 18, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 130 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 18, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.