“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Ivel, Kentucky

Clickable Map of Floyd County, Kentucky and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Floyd County, KY (34) Johnson County, KY (8) Knott County, KY (11) Magoffin County, KY (8) Martin County, KY (7) Pike County, KY (45)  FloydCounty(34) Floyd County (34)  JohnsonCounty(8) Johnson County (8)  KnottCounty(11) Knott County (11)  MagoffinCounty(8) Magoffin County (8)  MartinCounty(7) Martin County (7)  PikeCounty(45) Pike County (45)
Prestonsburg is the county seat for Floyd County
Ivel is in Floyd County
      Floyd County (34)  
      Johnson County (8)  
      Knott County (11)  
      Magoffin County (8)  
      Martin County (7)  
      Pike County (45)  
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1 Kentucky, Floyd County, Ivel — Struggle for the Big Sandy Valley
While the debate over Kentucky’s neutrality raged in Frankfort, men of the Big Sandy Region were taking action. For Jack May, Hiram Hawkins, John S. Williams, and others, the choice had already been made. President Lincoln’s call for 75,000 . . . Map (db m235003) HM
2 Kentucky, Floyd County, Ivel — The Battle of Ivy Mountain
(Front Side) Here, on Nov. 8, 1861, 300 men from Companies A & C, 5th Kentucky Infantry, C.S.A. and Companies B, C, & D, 1st Battalion Kentucky Mounted Rifles, C.S.A., commanded by Captain Andrew J. May, fought a delaying action against . . . Map (db m87859) HM
3 Kentucky, Floyd County, Ivel — The Battle of Ivy MountainNovember 8, 1861
In the Fall of 1861, General William “Bull” Nelson, Union commander in Northeastern Kentucky, was ordered to break up a large Confederate recruiting camp at Prestonsburg. The camp was located in the big meadow below the Samuel May House, the . . . Map (db m234994) HM
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Mar. 5, 2024