Tag Archives: Vernon School Road

On Mt. Vernon Meeting House

The following is the recording of the deed to the old Mt. Vernon Meeting House that was off of the Burkesville Highway (90 East), near the Bowles Cemetery. Deed Book M, pg 161 Barren Co. Court This indenture made and … Continue reading

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Uncle Georgie – 12 March 1896

From the Glasgow Times 18 March 1896: “An accident which cost young George Dugard his life occurred on his father’s farm in the vicinity of Bailey’s store at about 9 o’clock last Thursday morning. Young Dugard was assisting his father … Continue reading

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The Tale of Two Naughty Ladies

I am about to embark on a series of short tales, mainly obituary type articles that ran in the newspaper at the time of the occurrence, and I will try to add dates as I am able. The series will … Continue reading

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The Brothers Adwell and the Bailey Murder – 17 November 1855

About 5 miles southeast of Glasgow, in a section of the county known as Mount Vernon country, about one mile north of Elbow Springs was once the home of “Pappy” Hall, an old shoe cobbler mentioned by Franklin Gorin in … Continue reading

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