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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge Rogers Clark

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Helped establish the area this is known today as Louisville, Kentucky and during the Revolutionary War he defended and secured the area in present day Indiana, Illinois and Southern Michigan for the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/9/2006

last visited: 7/12/2009

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarland David "Colonel" Sanders

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A Kentucky Colonel who sold Fried Chicken that was "Finger Lickin' Good."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/6/2006

last visited: 6/20/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonZachary Taylor

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Twelfth President of the United States (1849-1850).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/7/2006

last visited: 10/21/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarold Henry "Pee Wee" Reese

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Shortstop and Captain of the Brooklyn Dodgers, instrumental in accepting Jackie Robinson as the first black player in the Major Leagues. A Member of the Baseball Hall of Fame.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/8/2006

last visited: 5/29/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonD. W. Griffith

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The burial site of a pioneering Hollywood director of early motion pictures.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ftknoxcache

location: Kentucky

date approved: 6/1/2010

last visited: 5/31/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonDaniel Boone

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Final resting place for Daniel Boone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/20/2006

last visited: 6/28/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonAlbert Benjamin "Happy" Chandler

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A. B. "Happy" Chandler represented Kentucky in the United States Senate, and was twice elected Governor. He also served as Commissioner of Major League Baseball from 1945-1950.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/5/2006

last visited: 6/21/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonJames Campbell Cantrill

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Politician buried in Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Kentucky

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member FamilyTrees

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/18/2007

last visited: 3/6/2009

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Grave of a Famous PersonAdolph Frederick Rupp

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Legendary Basketball coach of the University of Kentucky Wildcats for 42-years

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/5/2006

last visited: 6/20/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Cabell Breckinridge

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Served as the Fourteenth Vice-President of the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/27/2006

last visited: 8/4/2009

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Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Clay

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Congressman, Senator, Presidential Canidate, and one of Kentucky's most famous citizens, Henry Clay was known as "The Great Compromiser."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/5/2006

last visited: 6/20/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonNancy Hanks Lincoln - Lincoln City, IN

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Grave for the mother of the 16th President of the United States of America

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member thegorilla23

location: Indiana

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: 8/22/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonFloyd Collins - Mammoth Cave National Park - KY

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One of the greatest cave explores lived and died in these caves.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/3/2009

last visited: 4/17/2006

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Grave of a Famous PersonAlfred and Clara Kinsey

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The famous or infamous Alfred and Clara Kinsey

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fambeldavs

location: Indiana

date approved: 3/28/2008

last visited: 7/10/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonHoward Hoagland (Hoagy) Carmichael

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People put pennies in Hoagy's stone and I added one when I visted as part of a virtual geocache

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fambeldavs

location: Indiana

date approved: 3/27/2008

last visited: 10/2/2009

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Henry Harrison

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9th President of the United States, 1841

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member Web-ling

location: Ohio

date approved: 9/16/2006

last visited: 3/16/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Hooker - Cincinnati, Ohio

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General Joe Hooker served in the Union Army during the Civil War, briefly commanding the Army of the Potomac in 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSalmon P. Chase - Cincinnati, Ohio

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Salmon P. Chase was the 6th Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court and served as Treasury Secretary under President Abraham Lincoln.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGrave of Arthur Middleton Reeves

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The is the runic gravestone of philologist Arthur Middleton Reeves. (1856 - 1891)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member imposterpockets

location: Ohio

date approved: 3/22/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonMiller Huggins - Cincinnati, Ohio

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Miller Huggins was the manager of the Great Yankee Teams of the 1920’s including the 1927 team known as “Murderers Row.”

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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NWNW147.1 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonByron Bancroft "Ban" Johnson - Riverside Cemetery, Spencer, Owen County, Indiana

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The founder and first president of baseball's American League is buried in Section K of Riverside Cemetery in Spencer, Owen County, Indiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member exploringisfun67

location: Indiana

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 10/1/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonErnest Moore Viquesney - Riverside Cemetery - Spencer, Indiana

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Ernest Moore Viquesney, sculptor of the famous World War I "The Spirit of the American Doughboy" statue, is buried in Section D in Riverside Cemetery which is located in Spencer, Owen County, Indiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member exploringisfun67

location: Indiana

date approved: 10/2/2013

last visited: 1/14/2014

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