Chronicles of Boone County

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1822

1822

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Benjamin Willis is Sheriff.

Events

Boone County

Kentucky

  • The first chapter of the Dominican Sisters of Peace is found in the United States. Their original convent is located in a one-room log cabin near Springfield, Kentucky.

U.S. & World

  • An informer reveals a plot led by Denmark Vesey, a free black man, for a massive slave uprising in South Carolina. Thirty-five blacks, including Vesey, will be hanged, and severely repressive slave codes will be passed throughout the region.

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1822.txt · Last modified: 2014/09/29 17:25 by jgregory