Home of Governor Morrow

Home of Governor Morrow (HM1A8L)

Location: Somerset, KY 42501 Pulaski County
Country: United States of America
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N 37° 5.749', W 84° 36.208'

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Edwin P. Morrow (1877-1935), a native of Somerset, built this house soon after marrying in 1903; he began his Somerset law practice same year. Morrow served in Spanish-American War; appointed U.S. District Attorney for eastern Kentucky by Pres. Taft and elected governor in 1919. A popular orator, he was nephew of Governor Wm. O. Bradley. Buried in Frankfort Cem.
HM NumberHM1A8L
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number1684
Year Placed1981
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 10:12am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 712983 N 4108189
Decimal Degrees37.09581667, -84.60346667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 5.749', W 84° 36.208'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 5' 44.94" N, 84° 36' 12.48" W
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Area Code(s)606
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 206-208 E Oak St, Somerset KY 42501, US
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