Dukedom, Kentucky and Tennessee
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|State||Kentucky and Tennessee|
|Counties||Graves (Kentucky) and Weakley (Tennessee)|
|Elevation||148 m (486 ft)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||1283116|
|U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Dukedom|
Dukedom is an unincorporated community in both Graves County, Kentucky and Weakley County, Tennessee, straddling the state line in the western part of both states. The location is ; The elevation is 487 feet above sea level.
American Civil War
- CSA Gen. N. B. Forrest with main body of cavalry passed this way before and after destructive raid on Paducah, March 25, 1864. Returning, Kentucky regiments, camping near here, given leave to seek food, horses, get recruits, visit families. Not one deserted. News item led Forrest to send men back through here again, April 14, to capture horses missed before.
- Jimmy Work, country musician
- "Feature Detail Report for: Dukedom, Tennessee." USGS. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Dukedom, Kentucky and Tennessee Retrieved May 11, 2011.
- "Weakley County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 19 October 2015.
- Rennick, Robert M. (1987). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 85. Retrieved 2013-04-28.
- Historical Marker
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