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Centerburg in Knox County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

To commemorate Knox County's first election on April 4, 1808

 
 
To commemorate Knox County's first election on April 4, 1808 Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, November 26, 2020
1. To commemorate Knox County's first election on April 4, 1808 Marker
Inscription.  To commemorate Knox County's first election on April 4, 1808 and the location of voting for the Village of Centerburg and Hilliar Township from 1860 to 1884. The large building in the background above, stood at the back of the southwest corner of the Public Square and housed public offices for both village and township, a private high school and the volunteer fire department.

Placed by the Centerburg Lions Club, April 5th, 2008
 
Erected 2008 by Centerburg Lions Club.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 40° 18.277′ N, 82° 41.713′ W. Marker is in Centerburg, Ohio, in Knox County. Marker is on Cherry Alley, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Centerburg OH 43011, 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. General Daniel Harris Reynolds, C.S.A. (within shouting distance of this marker); This 1300 Lb. Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Circa 1890 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Circa 1910

To commemorate Knox County's first election on April 4, 1808 Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, November 26, 2020
2. To commemorate Knox County's first election on April 4, 1808 Marker
(about 300 feet away); Circa 1920 (about 300 feet away); Circa 1930 (about 300 feet away); Hartford Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 4˝ miles away); Hartford Village Civil War Column (approx. 4˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Centerburg.
 
To commemorate Knox County's first election on April 4, 1808 Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, November 26, 2020
3. To commemorate Knox County's first election on April 4, 1808 Marker
Marker is in the back of this park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 15, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 22 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 15, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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