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

Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3

 

—Legend, a Transplanted Tombstone from Pa, —

 
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 28, 2016
1. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3 Marker
close up of marker. Old tombstone from Pennsylvania, mounted on a more modern stone, with the story.
Inscription. Legend
This David Mitchell, head of our line of Mitchells in America, born in 1681, probably near Dromore, County Down, N.E. Ireland, settled in SW. Lancaster County, Pa. Drumore Twp. about 1713, and was buried in the Morrison Graveyard, near Chestnut Level Pa. Where W.C. Mitchell, my brother and I, personally found this tablet with other Mitchell graves.

Because the graveyard was being rapidly obliterated, we brought the tablet with us in 1928. David Mitchell’s will, with other legal papers, found in the records of Lancaster County, Pa.,”was duly proven Nov. 21, 1757. “ The children named in this will were Samuel, Jean, Abraham, Margaret, Heleanor, Sarah, George and David. Samuel and his wife are buried under this monu- ment. (erected 1947) J,F.Mitchell

text of the tablet
In memory of Jean Mitchell who dep,d this life August the 2 1746 aged 40 years & David Mitchell who dep.d this life November the 7, 1757 aged 76 years
 
Erected 1947.
 
Location. 40° 9.122′ N, 83° 22.945′ 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

Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 28, 2016
2. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3 Marker
full view of marker
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 #1 (a few steps from this marker); Mitchell Cemetery Stone #2 (a few steps from this marker); Bridgeport / Bridgeport Iron Bridge (approx. 0.8 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); Vice President Charles Warren Fairbanks / Charles Warren Fairbanks Birthplace (approx. 2.5 miles away); Unionville Center (approx. 2.5 miles away); Milford Center Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marysville.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era
 
Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 28, 2016
3. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3 Marker
marker can be seen at a distance. Stone #2 is visible at the far right
Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 28, 2016
4. Mitchell Cemetery Stone #3 Marker
cemetery entrance on St Rt 38
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 102 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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