Did You Know?
Ramsey was temporarily appointed as a U.S. Marshal, but did you know that marshals are appointed by presidential order? President George Washington had appointed the first sixteen U.S. Marshals by 1791 with the first thirteen having been commissioned in 1789.
Though the first three chapters about Eliza's journey to Kentucky ended up on the editing room floor, the history of the Kentucky horse farms was fascinating to research. Did you know that Runnymeade Farm, founded in 1867, is the oldest continuously operated Thoroughbred breeding farm in Kentucky?