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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Rosine, Kentucky

 
Clickable Map of Ohio 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 Ohio County, KY (27) Breckinridge County, KY (17) Butler County, KY (13) Daviess County, KY (40) Grayson County, KY (9) Hancock County, KY (12) McLean County, KY (10) Muhlenberg County, KY (12)  OhioCounty(27) Ohio County (27)  BreckinridgeCounty(17) Breckinridge County (17)  ButlerCounty(13) Butler County (13)  DaviessCounty(40) Daviess County (40)  GraysonCounty(9) Grayson County (9)  HancockCounty(12) Hancock County (12)  McLeanCounty(10) McLean County (10)  MuhlenbergCounty(12) Muhlenberg County (12)
Location of Rosine, Kentucky
    Ohio County (27)
    Breckinridge County (17)
    Butler County (13)
    Daviess County (40)
    Grayson County (9)
    Hancock County (12)
    McLean County (10)
    Muhlenberg County (12)
 
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1Kentucky (Ohio County), Rosine — Clarence Wilson Home
Two thirds of a mile through the woods is the home of Uncle Pen's dearest friend, Clarence Wilson. Musician, farmer, country lender, Clarence and his wife, Minnie, took care of the legendary Pen after his hip was broken. The accident occurred . . . Map (db m159258) HM
2Kentucky (Ohio County), Rosine — Home of Charlie and Betty Monroe
Home of Charlie Monroe and first wife Betty (Miller) Monroe, built ca. 1943. After a successful music career, Charlie retired here in 1957 and mined coal on the property until it was sold in 1964.Map (db m159256) HM
3Kentucky (Ohio County), Rosine — Jerusalem Ridge
Half a mile or so to the south of here is Jerusalem Ridge, made famous by Bill Monroe's 1975 instrumental recording of the same name. Slightly higher in elevation than Pigeon Ridge (where the Homeplace stands), Jerusalem Ridge was one of the . . . Map (db m159253) HM
4Kentucky (Ohio County), Rosine — Monroe Homeplace
The Monroe Homeplace has been called the most musical home in America. It is not only the birthplace of three famous musicians it is also the birthplace of the American musical form known today as Bluegrass. After farm chores were done, the . . . Map (db m159252) HM
5Kentucky (Ohio County), Rosine — 1672 — PFC Wesley Phelps / Medal of Honor Winner
PFC Wesley Phelps This Congressional Medal of Honor winner, born in Grayson County, June 12, 1923, is buried in Rosine Cemetery. Phelps served with Third Battalion, Seventh Marines, First Marine Division, during World War II. The honor was . . . Map (db m159223) HM WM
6Kentucky (Ohio County), Rosine — 1510 — Rosine
Post office here was established as Pigeon Roost, January 16, 1872. The name was changed to Rosine, June 10, 1873, in honor of Jennie Taylor McHenry, 1832-1914, a poet who wrote under the pen name of “Rosine.” A collection of her poems . . . Map (db m159251) HM
7Kentucky (Ohio County), Rosine — Rosine Area Veterans Monument
Lest we forget... In memory and in honor of all Rosine area veterans of the United States Armed Forces Paul R McDaniel USMC 1955-1958 • Hughes Meredith Civil War • Phelps Wesley USMC KIA 1944 Medal Honor • Rains Onis Sgt. US Army WWII . . . Map (db m159228) WM
8Kentucky (Ohio County), Rosine — William Smith Bill Monroe
William Smith Bill Monroe was the youngest of eight children born to James Buchanan Monroe and Melissa Ann Monroe at the Monroe homeplace on Jerusalem Ridge near Rosine, Kentucky. As a youngster, Bill worked on the family farm and attended . . . Map (db m82263) HM
 
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