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Fremont in Sandusky County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

On This Spot In 1790

 
 
On This Spot In 1790 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, November 2, 2021
1. On This Spot In 1790 Marker
Inscription.  On this spot in 1790 Peggy Fleming, a white captive, was tied to a tree by her Cherokee Indian captors. Wyandot Indian Chief Tarhee "The Crane” led a successful rescue, saving Peggy Fleming from being burned to death. She was returned to her family in Pittsburgh by the f.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansWomen. A significant historical year for this entry is 1790.
 
Location. 41° 20.51′ N, 83° 7.658′ W. Marker is in Fremont, Ohio, in Sandusky County. Marker is on Hayes Avenue just west of South Washington Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1306 Hayes Ave, Fremont OH 43420, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spiegel Grove State Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Croghan Gateway (within shouting distance of this marker); Ralph Billow (within shouting distance of this marker); Spiegel Grove (within shouting distance of this marker); Rutherford B. Hayes (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Elm
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(about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Spiegel Grove (about 400 feet away); Memorial Gateway (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fremont.
 
On This Spot In 1790 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, November 2, 2021
2. On This Spot In 1790 Marker
On This Spot In 1790 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, November 2, 2021
3. On This Spot In 1790 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 3, 2021, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 3, 2021, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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