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Arcanum in Darke County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

William Byers

Darke County DAR Project

 

— Revolutionary War Veteran —

 
William Byers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2019
1. William Byers Marker
Inscription.  in memory of Pvt. Williams Byers 1764 Va Militia 1834 Revolutionary War placed by Fort Greeneville NSDAR and VFW Post 7262
 
Erected 2017 by Fort Greeneville NSDAR and VFW Post 7262.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 40° 2.371′ N, 84° 34.995′ W. Marker is in Arcanum, Ohio, in Darke County. Memorial is at the intersection of Myers - Tillman Road (County Route 147) and Ohio Route 49, on the left when traveling south on Myers - Tillman Road. marker is in Old Abbottsville Cemetery or Original Abbottsville Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4201 Myers – Tillman Road, Arcanum OH 45304, 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. Studabaker School (approx. 3.4 miles away); For Jefferson Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); Fort Jefferson (approx. 3.9 miles away); Fort Jefferson / St. Clair’s Defeat
William Byers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2019
2. William Byers Marker
full view of marker
(approx. 4 miles away); Underground Passage (approx. 4 miles away); Well or Magazine Pit (approx. 4 miles away); Fort Jefferson: A Link in a Chain (approx. 4 miles away); Trench (approx. 4 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Daughters of the American Revolution
 
William Byers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2019
3. William Byers Marker
marker as seen from a distance
William Byers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2019
4. William Byers Marker
the site, as seen from Myers - Tillman Road, St Rt 49 is in the background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 10, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 10, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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