Alexander W. Doniphan

Alexander W. Doniphan (HM1KO1)

Location: Maysville, KY 41056 Mason County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 37.313', W 83° 48.517'

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Born, 1808, about five miles west. Moved to Mo., 1830. As Brig. Gen., Mo. Militia, quelled Mormon riots with no bloodshed, 1838; refused execute Prophet Smith and others court-martialed. In 1846, Mexican War, formed lst Reg. Mo. Mounted Volunteers and led them through a brilliant 3,600-mile campaign, defeating larger Mexican armies with his poorly equipped force.
HM NumberHM1KO1
Marker Number877
Year Placed1965
Placed ByHe Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 10:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 255486 N 4278560
Decimal Degrees38.62188333, -83.80861667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 37.313', W 83° 48.517'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 37' 18.78" N, 83° 48' 31.02" W
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Area Code(s)606, 859
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 701-705 Clarks Run Rd, Maysville KY 41056, US
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