Magnolia in Stark County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Richard Elson Homestead
Historic Underground Railroad Site
Erected by Jolane (Brothers) and Augustus Richard Elson II.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 40° 39.141′ N, 81° 17.919′ W. Marker is in Magnolia, Ohio, in Stark County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (Ohio Route 183) and Canal Street, on the left when traveling south on North Main Street. The marker is in the parking lot of the Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 170 N Main St, Magnolia OH 44643, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Magnolia Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Waynesburg Korean Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Waynesburg World War II Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sandy Valley Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); Morges (approx. 3.1 miles away); Sandyville: The Town that Moved (approx. 3.8 miles away); The Great Trail / The Ohio Country in the Revolution (approx. 6.4 miles away); Malvern Veteran's Memorial (approx. 6½ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 9, 2020, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 78 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2020, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.