September 25, 1862
- Leading elements of Morgan
's Raiders, local Confederate colonel Basil Duke captures Federal troops at Snow's Pond
- Gov. Beriah Magoffin signs the bill in to law establishing the Kentucky State Guard.
- Martial law is declared in order to help protect the Louisville and Nashville Railroad from Confederate attack.
October 8, 1862
- The Battle of Perryville begins. This battle would prove to be the bloodiest ever to occur on Kentucky soil.
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