In the 1840s, Tobias Gibson, a wealthy sugar planter from Louisiana, bought the Thomas January House, at 437 W. Second Street in Lexington.
In the 1840s, Tobias Gibson, a wealthy sugar planter from Louisiana, bought the Thomas January House, at 437 W. Second Street in Lexington.
In the 1840s, Tobias Gibson, a wealthy sugar planter from Louisiana, bought the Thomas January House, at 437 W. Second Street in Lexington.

In new book, two Kentucky families discover surprising racial histories

May 15, 2011 12:00 AM