County Named, 1806

County Named, 1806 (HMX6L)

Location: Manchester, KY 40962 Clay County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 9.241', W 83° 45.738'

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For Gen. Green Clay, 1757-1826. Born in Va. Came to Ky., 1777. Va. Legislature, 1788-89, and Va. Convention that ratified Federal Constitution. From 1793 t0 1808 in Ky. House, Senate, Const. Conv. May, 1813,Gen Clay with 3000 Kentuckians, at Ft. Meigs, held back British and Indians. Cousin of Henry Clay. County formed from parts of Madison, Floyd, and Knox.
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HM NumberHMX6L
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
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Marker Number836
Year Placed1965
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 10:12am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 254692 N 4115531
Decimal Degrees37.15401667, -83.76230000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 9.241', W 83° 45.738'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 9' 14.46" N, 83° 45' 44.28" W
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Area Code(s)606
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-127 Richmond Rd, Manchester KY 40962, US
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