“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 Pewee Valley, Kentucky

Clickable Map of Oldham 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> Oldham County, KY (28) Henry County, KY (9) Jefferson County, KY (362) Shelby County, KY (25) Trimble County, KY (6) Clark County, IN (60)  OldhamCounty(28) Oldham County (28)  HenryCounty(9) Henry County (9)  JeffersonCounty(362) Jefferson County (362)  ShelbyCounty(25) Shelby County (25)  TrimbleCounty(6) Trimble County (6)  ClarkCountyIndiana(60) Clark County (60)
La Grange is the county seat for Oldham County
Pewee Valley is in Oldham County
      Oldham County (28)  
      Henry County (9)  
      Jefferson County (362)  
      Shelby County (25)  
      Trimble County (6)  
      Clark County, Indiana (60)  
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1 Kentucky, Oldham County, Pewee Valley — 2503 — Annie Fellows Johnston
Annie Fellows Johnston 1863-1931 A celebrated author of children's fiction, she was best known for her "Little Colonel" novels. While visiting relatives in Pewee Valley, she met five-year-old Hattie Cochran and her grandfather, Col. Geo. . . . Map (db m104115) HM
2 Kentucky, Oldham County, Pewee Valley — Confederate Home Cemetery
"In this plot are buried 313 Confederate soldiers who were residents of the Kentucky Confederate Home. This home was purchased by the Southern people of the state. Furnished by the Kentucky division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, . . . Map (db m174573) HM
3 Kentucky, Oldham County, Pewee Valley — 182 — CSA Cemetery
In burying ground 1 mile south, marked by granite obelisk, lie the remains of 313 soldiers who died while residents of the Kentucky Confederate home. The home was located on the high ground just northwest of here. It was used for CSA veterans, 1902 . . . Map (db m174490) HM
4 Kentucky, Oldham County, Pewee Valley — 183 — Pewee Valleyformerly "Smith's Station"
Setting of famous "Little Colonel" and other fictional portrayals of life in Pewee Valley by Annie Fellows Johnston. Her stately home, "The Beeches," 1/2 mile N.W. Most prominent town founder was Henry S. Smith, 1802-83. A trustee of the town, he . . . Map (db m205138) HM
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Apr. 23, 2024