Daniel Trabue (1760-1840)

Daniel Trabue (1760-1840) (HM1KJY)

Location: Columbia, KY 42728 Adair County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 6.01', W 85° 18.196'

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A founder of Columbia, Trabue built original house (SW corner of this structure) ca. 1823. He served as trustee, sheriff, and justice of peace; operated grist mill, inn and retail store. Here Trabue wrote memoirs, 1827, of pioneer era, which included events at Logan's Station, Boonesborough, and service under Anthony Wayne. These accounts part of famous Draper Manuscripts.
Historical Period18th Century
Historical PlaceGov Building
Marker TypeHistoric Structure
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleMounted
Marker Number1782
Year Placed1986
Placed ByThe Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] DARYL SKAGGS  [2] DARYL SKAGGS  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 650776 N 4107331
Decimal Degrees37.10016667, -85.30326667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 6.01', W 85° 18.196'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 6' 0.6000" N, 85° 18' 11.7600" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)270
Can be seen from road?Yes
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300 KY-55 Business, Columbia KY 42728, US
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