Part 2

Union, Kentucky Union, Kentucky Union, Kentucky
Union Deposit Bank, 1930
Read about Union Deposit Bank here.
Union Deposit Bank,
c. 1970
Union Deposit Bank,
April 17, 1957
Details of a 1953 bank robbery in Union are here.


The Union Baptist Church, by Caroline Williams


Union, Kentucky Union, Kentucky Union, Kentucky

Union Baptist Church. Read more about Union Baptist, here,
and a longer history of the church here (pdf)

Union Presbyterian Church


"The Cincinnati Times gives an account of a grand American Barbecue at Union, Boone County, Ky.  The crowd in attendance was very large.  Speeches were made by John W. Menzies, Esq. of Covington; Col. T. L. Jones, of Newport; E. O. Norton, of Cincinnati; W. S. Ranking, of Williamstown; and Major E. B. Bartlett, of Covington."
  New York Times, July 28, 1856
"About twenty-five dogs and twice as many men, on foot and on horseback, went on a very exciting fox chase last Thursday.  The fox had been penned.  Capt. Norman, who is an old huntsman, pronounced it to have been as fine a chase as he ever witnessed.  The leader of the chase is aid to have been "Dock," a dog belonging to Will Wilson."from the Daily Commonwealth, February 6, 1879
Union, a small town just west of Walton, was visited by a fire.  A store belonging to Matson Roebelle was destroyed.  The bank building was damaged and the post office was destroyed.  The loss is estimated at $12,000, partially insured. from the Kentucky Times-Star, December 23, 1914 William Conrad's Early History of Union, Kentucky, from 1976, is here. (pdf)
Highwaymen a problem for Union in 1867. details here.
Kentucky Legislature sets rates for the Union-Richwood Turnpike in 1872. Mary Belle Bristow Noe's History of Union Baptist Church is here (pdf).

Union was incorporated as a town by an act of the Kentucky General Assembly on January 17, 1838

. Curiously, is was also incorporated in 1871.

Duplicity of a Union “abolitionist,” here.
Read about the 1879 lynching of Theodore Daniels near Union here.

A complete list of Union postmasters since 1830 is here.

Or, read about the lynching of Joe Payne of Union, here. Brief news from the Union High School, here.


Jones Service Station Union Creamery
  Jones Service Station, 1969
US 42 at Longbranch
Union Gulf, 1969


Union, Kentucky Union, Kentucky Union Creamery
Main Street, looking North Main Street, looking South Union Creamery


Union, Kentucky Union, Kentucky Union, Kentucky

Construction of US 42
 in Union

White Haven Academy
History of this
academy is here (pdf)

New Haven High School,
Class of 1933
Names of these folks are here.


Union, Kentucky Union, Kentucky

Boys & Girls 37th District
New Haven School