Withers, William Temple (1825-1889)

Section F-1, Lot 9  
A native of Harrison County, William Temple Withers became a lawyer and planter in Mississippi and Louisiana. He served in the Mexican War and as a colonel in the Confederate Army. He moved to Lexington in 1871 and soon established Fairlawn Farm at the north end of Broadway, which became a leading thoroughbred and harness horse establishment.  
 

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