New Madison in Darke County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
on the Ohio Frontier
War of 1812
Erected 1938 by Catherine Katzenberger.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • War of 1812. A significant historical month for this entry is December 1817.
Location. 39° 58.185′ N, 84° 42.462′ W. Marker is in New Madison, Ohio, in Darke County. Marker is at the intersection of Main street (Ohio Route 121) and Fayette Street, on the right when traveling north on Main street. marker is near base of village water tower. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 Fayette Street, New Madison OH 45346, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least New Madison American Legion Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Commemorating Passage of the Lincoln Funeral Train (approx. Ό mile away); Greenmound Veterans Memorial #1 (approx. half a mile away); Greenmound Veterans Monument #3 (approx. half a mile away); Greenmound Veterans Monument #2 (approx. half a mile away); William Graham (approx. 3½ miles away); Samuel McClure (approx. 4.1 miles away); Sgt William Brodrick (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Madison.
More about this marker. Please note: this marker was furnished by Catherine Katzenberger, I have noticed that several other markers in Darke County were furnished by members of this family. i.e.- Camp Stillwater, by Martha Katzenberger, and Camp Maple Swamp, by Mrs. Grace M. Katzenberger. All of these were done in 1936-38
Regarding Fort Black. adjacent marker refers to person on first marker
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 915 times since then and 145 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on July 2, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.