Marion in Marion County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2016 by Marion County Historical Society and The Ohio History Connection. (Marker Number 11-51.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1906.
Location. 40° 34.847′ N, 83° 5.808′ W. Marker is in Marion, Ohio, in Marion County. Marker is on Mount Vernon Avenue (Ohio Route 95) close to Richland Road (Ohio Route 529), on the right when traveling east. The marker is best found by using the street address. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1225 Mount Vernon Ave, Marion OH 43302, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cummins Home (approx. 1.4 miles away); Harding Memorial (approx. 1½ miles away); First Bell Brought to Marion County (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Rooster Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Ornamental Stone (approx. 1.6 miles away); Jacob's Well (approx. 1.6 miles away); Marion Post Office (approx. 1.6 miles away); Old Marion Cemetery (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
More about this marker. Marker is easy to miss as it faces the road rather than oncoming traffic.
Also see . . . The difference between Mausoleums, Crypts, and Tombs. “Mausoleums came about when Queen Artemisia II of Caria, in Asia Minor, had a special structure built to house the remains of her husband and brother, King Mausolus, when he died in 353 B.C. This is where the word derived. The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, (Submitted on May 27, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 308 times since then and 80 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 26, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 2, 3. submitted on May 27, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.