Adam Shepherd

Adam Shepherd (HM2ANZ)

Location: Shepherdsville, KY 40165 Bullitt County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 59.275', W 85° 42.988'

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An explorer and surveyor, he was born in Pennsylvania on March 21, 1757. He came to Kentucky ca. 1781 to survey land for his father. Named a justice of the peace in 1793, he founded Shepherdsville on 50 acres on the north side of the Salt River that same year. Shepherd was a member of Ky. legislature, 1799, 1800, 1802. He died in 1819.

Sponsored by Bullitt County Genealogical Society.
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Year Placed2016
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, August 21st, 2018 at 8:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 612711 N 4205251
Decimal Degrees37.98791667, -85.71646667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 59.275', W 85° 42.988'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 59' 16.5" N, 85° 42' 59.28" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)502
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 318 S Buckman St, Shepherdsville KY 40165, US
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