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Wyoming in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Robert Reily

 
 
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By Melanie Born, April 15, 2009
1. Robert Reily Marker
Inscription.  Robert Reily, founder of the village of Wyoming in 1861. He was born June 1, 1820, the son of John and Nancy Hunter Reily of Butler County. He served as a major, lieutenant colonel and colonel of the 75th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment in the Civil War. At the battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia, on May 2, 1863, he was killed in action.
 
Erected 1965. (Marker Number 3-31.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
 
Location. 39° 13.644′ N, 84° 28.35′ W. Marker is in Wyoming, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of Springfield Pike (Ohio Route 4) and Wyoming Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Springfield Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cincinnati OH 45215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spreen’s Corner (within shouting distance of this marker); Milestone (within shouting distance of this marker); Linden Drive (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line);
Robert Reily Marker image. Click for full size.
By Melanie Born, April 15, 2009
2. Robert Reily Marker
Stearns and Foster Company (about 300 feet away); Doughboy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wyoming Avenue Business District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barney-Fisk-Stearns Property (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lockland- Wyoming Train Station (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wyoming.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2009, by Melanie Born of Parma, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,083 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 13, 2009, by Melanie Born of Parma, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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