County Named, 1836

Historical Marker 765

Signs of History SM
For Robert Trimble, U.S. Supreme Court Justice.  1826~28, appointed by Pres. John Quincy Adams.  Born in Va., 1777, came to Ky., 1780.  Capt., Bourbon Co. regiment,  1796.  Practiced law in Paris, Ky., 1800.  Member State Legislature, 1802~04.  Ky. Court of Appeals, 1807~09.  U.S. District Attorney, 1813~17.  U.S. District Judge from 1817~26.  Died in 1828, buried at Paris, Ky.

Photograph courtesy of Mr. Roy Rowlett, Marble, NC.


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