Nelsonville in Athens County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Fort Street Cemetery
founder of Nelsonville
for a public burial ground
Earliest known interment was
Feb. 9, 1835 for Ruth Bason Bellows
followed by Daniel Nelson May 27, 1835
Last known burial was in 1953
Location. 39° 27.766′ N, 82° 13.919′ W. Marker is in Nelsonville, Ohio, in Athens County. Marker is on Fort Street half a mile south of Clinton Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 Fort Street, Nelsonville OH 45764, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Unknown Soldier Monument (here, next to this marker); E. M. Poston (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Daniel Nelson (about 700 feet away); The Hocking Valley Coal Strike (about 800 feet away); Veterans' Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hocking Valley Railway (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hocking Canal Site (approx. half a mile away); Camp Site of Lord Dunmore (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Nelsonville.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
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