Re: Applegate & Sons Distillers, Louisville, Ky 1868
My GreatUncle William Applegate owned a distillery named Pepsin Whiskey Company around 1880.His wife (Anna) was my Mothers Aunt. Anna's maiden name was Brinich. Anna's sister was Carolyn. William had a son named Hamilton Applegate.William was an owner of Churchill Downs around 1895.His son was the owner of a well known racehorse, "Old Rosebud".Old Rosebud won the Kentucky Derby in 1914.