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Near Marysville in Union County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1

First Female White Child Born in Ohio

 
 
Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 28, 2016
1. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker
close up, showing text
Inscription. Mitchell Cemetery
In this cemetery is buried the first female white child born in Ohio

Mary Hawn born March 5, 1791
Died June 21, 1861
Born in a blockhouse
where Cincinnati now
stands, and the first
white female child
born in Ohio
 
Erected 1956 by Union County Historical Soc.
 
Location. 40° 9.124′ N, 83° 22.933′ W. Marker is near Marysville, Ohio, in Union County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Marysville- London Road (Ohio Route 38) and Burns Road (County Route 58). Click for map. Marker is in Mitchell Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10400 Ohio Rt 38, Marysville OH 43040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3 (a few steps from this marker); Mitchell Cemetery Stone #2 (within shouting distance of this marker); Bridgeport / Bridgeport Iron Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Darby Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Darby Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away);
Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 2, 2016
2. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker
close up of inscription on tombstone
Vice President Charles Warren Fairbanks / Charles Warren Fairbanks Birthplace (approx. 2.4 miles away); Unionville Center (approx. 2.4 miles away); Milford Center Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marysville.
 
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Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 28, 2016
3. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker
full view of marker. It is surrounded by shrubs, can not be seen from the highway, but is easily accessible on the driveway
Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 2, 2016
4. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker
full view of the tombstone. It is located on the far north perimeter, way off the driveways, but accessible by a gravel and brick pathway.
Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 28, 2016
5. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker
boulder can barely be seen in the bushes, in the far distance, to the right of the flag pole, under the red barn
Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 28, 2016
6. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #1 Marker
entrance to cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 125 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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