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ALBERT SIDNEY JOHNSTON HOUSE

Region Maysville, Kentucky - Northern Kentucky River Region
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503 S. Court St.
Maysville, KY 41056

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Childhood home of Civil War Confederate General Albert Sidney Johnston.  His death at the Battle of Shiloh (TN) on April 6, 1862 was said to be a military turning point of the war.  The family of Union General William “Bull” Nelson resided here after the death of Johnston’s father.  The Johnston & Nelson families attended the Washington Presbyterian Church; both men attended West Point and would fight at the Battle of Shiloh.  
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