|Erected before 1820, this house is linked to several prominent men. It
was childhood home George Graham Vest, a famous orator, debater and three-term senator from
Missouri; member CSA Congress 3 years. Also home of Daniel W. Lindsey, who, during the
Civil War, was Union regimental and brigade commander, and later Inspector General and
Adjutant General of Kentucky.
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