Slaughter House

Thomas Slaughter, State Senator and son-in-law of Major Richard Bibb, built this house in 1820. It was the boyhood home of Thomas P. deGraffenried, a New York attorney, who left Russellville one million dollars for the education of the citizens at large therein. The small one and a half story building behind the house was used as a school between 1887 and 1908.

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