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Fort Recovery in Mercer County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Samuel McDowell

 
 
Samuel McDowell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker, November 17, 2015
1. Samuel McDowell Marker
Inscription.
Placed in 1951
in memory of
Samuel McDowell
1770-1847
Soldier
General St. Clair's Army 1791
General Wilkinson's Army 1792
General Wayne's Army 1793-1794
Pioneer Settler 1838
by His Descendants and the Fort Recovery Historical Society Inc.

 
Erected 1951 by Fort Recovery Historical Society Inc.
 
Location. 40° 24.652′ N, 84° 46.887′ W. Marker is in Fort Recovery, Ohio, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Gwendolyn Street on Washington Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Recovery OH 45846, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Sha'anoe Warrior Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Richard Butler (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wayne's Victory (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Clair's Defeat (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Fort Recovery (approx. mile away); a different marker also named St. Clair's Defeat (approx. mile away); Strong, tall, redheaded Nance (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Recovery.
 
Also see . . .  Fort Recovery - Wikipedia
Samuel McDowell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker, November 17, 2015
2. Samuel McDowell Marker
. (Submitted on November 26, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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