Just across the Ohio River they founded the town of Owensboro.
Danville was selected as the place for the kindling of the next council fire, Maysville and Owensboro being also in nomination.
We held a meeting at Owensboro, and one at a new church some eight miles in the country.
We're a talkin' of goin' to visit Mr. Lindsay's nephew: hit's in Owensboro, ain't hit, where he lives?
He told me hisse'f he had two thousand dollers in the Owensboro bank.
John Rudd had never seen a river until he made the trip to Owensboro with his brother Henry.
Owensboro, Henderson and Wickliffe were centers of refuge for inhabitants of the lowlands, who fled before the flood.