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Near Jacksontown in Licking County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Beard-Green Cemetery in the Dawes Arboretum

 
 
Beard-Green Cemetery in the Dawes Arboretum Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 19, 2008
1. Beard-Green Cemetery in the Dawes Arboretum Marker
Inscription.  Spring, 1800, Benjamin Green and family become the first legal settlers in Licking County, followed by the Stadden family; Col. John Stadden marries Elizabeth Green on Christmas Day. Spring, 1801, clearings cut for cabins on Hog Run; Johnny Appleseed plants his orchards. 1808, John Beard family settles. 1810, first burial. 1811-41, these families bury six Revolutionary War veterans.
 
Erected 1981 by Trustees of the Beard-Green Cemetery and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 3-45.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
 
Location. 39° 58.509′ N, 82° 24.813′ W. Marker is near Jacksontown, Ohio, in Licking County. Marker is in forested area along loop road running through Dawes Arboretum, about one half mile north of the huge "Dawes Arboretum" arbor. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksontown OH 43030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Licking Township Fallen Firemen (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dawes Arboretum Hedge
Beard-Green Cemetery in the Dawes Arboretum Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 19, 2008
2. Beard-Green Cemetery in the Dawes Arboretum Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Fairmount Cemetery Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Eisenhower Interstate System (approx. 2.8 miles away); Ohio Canal Ground-Breaking (approx. 3 miles away); Hebron Veterans Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Hebron Milling Company (approx. 4.1 miles away); Hebron Mill (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksontown.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesHorticulture & ForestrySettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Beard-Green Cemetery in the Dawes Arboretum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, December 4, 2010
3. Beard-Green Cemetery in the Dawes Arboretum Marker
December photo of marker with fenced family plots in the background.
Daniel Green image. Click for full size.
By Heather Crawford, May 31, 2008
4. Daniel Green
Elizabeth Green image. Click for full size.
By Heather Crawford, May 31, 2008
5. Elizabeth Green
Samantha Green image. Click for full size.
By Heather Crawford, May 31, 2008
6. Samantha Green
Sarah Green image. Click for full size.
By Heather Crawford, May 31, 2008
7. Sarah Green
Major Anthony Pitzer image. Click for full size.
By Heather Crawford, May 31, 2008
8. Major Anthony Pitzer
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,554 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 30, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on December 6, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio.   4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on March 29, 2010, by Heather Crawford of Newark, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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