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Near Fletcher in Miami County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Dilbone Massacre

 
 
The Dilbone Massacre Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
1. The Dilbone Massacre Memorial
Inscription.  

In memory of
Henry and Barbara Dilbone
who were killed by the Indians
on their farm to the north
August 18th, 1813
Buried at this place

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansNotable EventsSettlements & SettlersWar of 1812.
 
Location. 40° 8.802′ N, 84° 8.451′ W. Marker is near Fletcher, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker is on U.S. 36, on the right when traveling west. Memorial is about one mile west of Fletcher. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2873 East US Highway 36, Fletcher OH 45326, 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. Lincoln's Funeral Car (approx. 1.6 miles away); J. Scott Garbry (approx. 3 miles away); Rural Electrification (approx. 3.3 miles away); Brigadier General John Webb (approx. 5.1 miles away); Vice Admiral Stephen Clegg Rowan (approx. 5.1 miles away); The Village of Huntersville
The Dilbone Massacre Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
2. The Dilbone Massacre Memorial
(approx. 5.1 miles away); Brown Township School District #6 (approx. 5.1 miles away); Randolph Settlement (approx. 5.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. The Dilbone Massacre. (Submitted on April 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Dilbone Massacre. (Submitted on April 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
The Dilbone Massacre Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
3. The Dilbone Massacre Memorial
Looking east along US Highway 36 at right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,315 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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Jul. 12, 2020