Name: Isaac Desha
Birth: 9 JAN 1798
Death: BEF 1802
Note: 1 Twice convicted of murdering Francis Baker of Mississippi in 1824, he was saved from hanging by a pardon from his father Gov. Desha, The pardon drew much criticism.
Change Date: 12 FEB 2004|
Father: Joseph Holmes Desha 9th Gov. of Ky. b: 9 DEC 1768 in Monroe Co., PA
Mother: Margaret "Peggy" BledsoE b: 7 JUL 1773 in Loudoun Co., VA.
- Type: Book
Title: Kentucky Encyclopedia, The
Publication: The University Press of Kentucky, publisher
Repository: Collection, A. G. P, Woodford Co., Ky. (2003)