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Historical Markers in Hanson, Kentucky

 
Clickable Map of Hopkins County, Kentucky and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Hopkins County, KY (24) Caldwell County, KY (19) Christian County, KY (30) McLean County, KY (10) Muhlenberg County, KY (12) Webster County, KY (9)  HopkinsCounty(24) Hopkins County (24)  CaldwellCounty(19) Caldwell County (19)  ChristianCounty(30) Christian County (30)  McLeanCounty(10) McLean County (10)  MuhlenbergCounty(12) Muhlenberg County (12)  WebsterCounty(9) Webster County (9)
Madisonville is the county seat for Hopkins County
Hanson is in Hopkins County
      Hopkins County (24)  
ADJACENT TO HOPKINS COUNTY
      Caldwell County (19)  
      Christian County (30)  
      McLean County (10)  
      Muhlenberg County (12)  
      Webster County (9)  
 
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1Kentucky (Hopkins County), Hanson — 1948 — Hanson
This town, named for Henry B. Hanson, the civil engineer who planned it, was founded in 1869 and incorporated in 1873. Hanson became bustling tobacco center. "Hanson Twist" tobacco was shipped throughout the U.S. Four costly fires in 1889, 1894, . . . Map (db m88955) HM
2Kentucky (Hopkins County), Hanson — 1797 — Jackson Stage Stop
Original two-room brick building, unusual in design, was constructed in 1830 of handmade brick from clay on farm. It served as a stagecoach stop between Hopkinsville and Henderson before completion of the Evansville, Henderson, and Nashville . . . Map (db m171985) HM
3Kentucky (Hopkins County), Hanson — 1971 — Partisan Rangers
Civil War Confederate irregular troops operated in western Ky. These Partisan Rangers, under Brig. Gen. Adam R. Johnson, fought skirmishes and disrupted Union communications and supply lines. Among Hopkins Countians serving were 2 brothers from . . . Map (db m88957) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
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Sep. 27, 2022