FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) will dedicate a new historical marker that remembers the first woman to serve in the Kentucky Senate on Saturday, April 16 at 11 a.m. The unveiling will take place near the Simpson County Courthouse on West Cedar Street in Franklin.

Carolyn (Carrie) Conn Moore was elected to the Kentucky Senate by special election in 1949 to fill her husband's unexpired term. The Logan County native was married to J. Lee Moore, who died while serving the 5th Senatorial District.

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