Xenia in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Built by James Galloway about 1798 near Old Town. In this house Tecumseh, Chief of the Shawnees, lost a memorable campaign for the hand of Rebecca Galloway.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • Native Americans • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1798.
Location. 39° 41.236′ N, 83° 55.848′ W. Marker is in Xenia, Ohio, in Greene County. Marker is on Church Street near Detroit Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 74 West Church Street, Xenia OH 45385, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Galloway Log House / Xenia Tornado, April 3, 1974 (a few steps from this marker); April 3, 1974 Xenia Tornado Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial (about 600 feet away); Greene County Civil War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Northwest Ordinance and U.S. Constitution Bicentennials Trees (about 700 feet away); a Greene County Civil War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Joseph P. Foody (about 800 feet away); War Savings Stamps (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Xenia.
Also see . . . James Galloway Family. (Submitted on February 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 817 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.