St. Johns in Auglaize County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Blackhoof's Last Home
Saint Johns: Site of a former Indian Village was initially called Blackhoofs Town.
Erected 1980 by Auglaize County Historical Society.
Location. 40° 33.353′ N, 84° 5.091′ W. Marker is in St. Johns, Ohio, in Auglaize County. Marker is on Center Street west of Walnut Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. This historical marker is located in a residential area on the south side of US 33, but one can view the cemetery and burial site of Blackhoof (which is on the north side of US 33) from the site of this historical marker. Marker is in this post office area: Wapakoneta OH 45895, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Catahecassa (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wapaghonetta Reservation (approx. Apollo Command Module and Gemini Spacecraft Mock-ups (approx. 4.6 miles away); F5D Skylancer (approx. 4.7 miles away); Dayton and Michigan Railroad (approx. 5.7 miles away); Wapakoneta (Wapaughkonnetta) (approx. 5.7 miles away); Wapakoneta All Wars Memorial (approx. 5.8 miles away); Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. 5.8 miles away).
Categories. • Native Americans • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,156 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.