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    Isaac Shelby Appointment Signed as governor of Kentucky. One page, 13" x 8", Frankfort, October 31, 1814, appointing "...William Morrow...JUSTICE OF THE PEACE in the county of Bullitt, to fill the vacancy occasioned by the the [sic] appointment of David Grable to the office of Sheriff..." Seal at left. Docketed on the verso. Water stain at upper right corner; toned folds.

    More Information: Isaac Shelby (1750-1826) served during Lord Dunmore's War, the Revolutionary War, and the War of 1812 before serving in the legislatures of Virginia and North Carolina. He was first and, at the time of signing this appointment, fifth governor of Kentucky.

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