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Defiance in Defiance County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe

 
 
Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 6, 2010
1. Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe Marker
Inscription.
Bark Cabin Home of
Coohcooche &
Captive Spencer 1792
Indian Grand Council 1793
Birthplace of Indian
Chief Scout - Capt.
Anthony Shane and of
Chief Occonoxee 1757
Whose son and son's
Wife died here

 
Location. 41° 17.35′ N, 84° 21.427′ W. Marker is in Defiance, Ohio, in Defiance County. Marker is on East River Drive 0.2 miles east of North Clinton Street. Click for map. This historical marker is located in Pontiac Park near the north bank of the Maumee River. Marker is at or near this postal address: 277 East River Drive, Defiance OH 43512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. French Indian Apple Tree (here, next to this marker); Pontiac Birthplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontiac Park (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Defiance, 1794 (about 500 feet away); Spemica Lawba-Johnny Logan (about 600 feet away); Buffalo Were Recorded Here In 1718 (about 600 feet away); Fort Defiance Flagstaff (about 600 feet away); Chief Pontiac (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Defiance.
 
Also see . . .  Native Women. This link is to a web site that features information
Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 6, 2010
2. Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe Marker
View looking east of the historical marker in the foreground and of Pontiac Park in the background.
on prominent Native American women. (Submitted on April 28, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & SettlersWars, US Indian
 
Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 6, 2010
3. Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe Marker
View looking south, from where the historical marker is located, across the Maumee River to the location of Fort Defiance Park.
Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 6, 2010
4. Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe Marker
View looking west with the historical marker in the right foreground, Pontiac Park in the background, and an upstream view of the Maumee River off to the left of the picture.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 924 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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