"Soon after, I returned home to my family, with a determination to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I esteemed a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune.
Daniel Boone


Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Longnecker Home

Antebellum home in Mason County between Maysville and Mayslick. Home of banker Benjamin Longnecker born 1804.

Built circa 1834 and known as Briar Hill farm

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Old and New Breathitt County Courthouse in Jackson

Breathitt County was formed on February 8, 1839 from portions of Clay County, Estill County and Perry County. It was named after Governor John Breathitt.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Rose Hill

Rose Hill Mansion in Woodford County on Kidds Mill Road

Circa 1815

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Friday, April 24, 2015

Pisgah Presbyterian Church Founded 1794

Located in Wood ford County and built in 1812. Burial site of 7 Revoltionary War soldiers , Governor A. B. "Happy" Chandler and Lt. General Harris Field, commanding General at Guadacanal in WWII.