Bucyrus in Crawford County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Bucyrus Historic Site
Memorial to Thomas James Casey
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 40° 48.763′ N, 82° 58.551′ W. Marker is in Bucyrus, Ohio, in Crawford County. Marker is on North Sandusky Avenue (Ohio Route 4) north of West Perry Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker and monument are located on the west side of North Sandusky Avenue, overlooking the Sandusky River. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 North Sandusky Avenue, Bucyrus OH 44820, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Lieutenant Harry L. Martin (approx. ¼ mile away); Crawford County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Great American Crossroads Mural (approx. 0.3 miles away); McGraw House (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Underground Railroad in Crawford CountyOur Unknown Dead (approx. 0.6 miles away); John Edward Hopley (approx. 1.1 miles away); Seccaium (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bucyrus.
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1. Bucyrus, Ohio. When Samuel Norton, from Pennsylvania, reached Bucyrus in October 1819, the party consisted of eighteen persons: Samuel Norton, his wife Mary; three daughters, Louisa, Catherine and Elizabeth; three sons, Rensselaer, Warren and Waldo; Mr. Albigence Bucklin, a brother of Mrs. Norton, and his wife and six children, and an adopted daughter, Polly. The eighteenth person was Seth Holmes who guided them here. He had been through this region as a teamster in the War of 1812. (Submitted on August 28, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. Bucyrus, Ohio. Bucyrus is the county seat of Crawford County, Ohio. The first resident to arrive in what would eventually become Bucyrus was Samuel Norton, who settled in the area in 1819. Norton and James Kilbourne established the village in 1822. It is located on the Sandusky River. (Submitted on August 28, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
3. Bucyrus, Ohio (Wikipedia). The origin of the (Submitted on August 28, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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