Sandusky in Erie County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Jury of Erie County Women / Erie County Courthouse
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"Erie County Courthouse"
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The first Board of Erie County Commissioners - Samuel B. Carpenter, Nelson Taylor, and William B. Craighill - was instructed by the Ohio Legislature to hold the county's first term of court in December 1838. As a result, Erie County's first Court of Common Pleas was held in the Academy building on the east side of Columbus Avenue, across
Erected 2002 by Ohhio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company, Board of Commissioners of Erie County, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 23-22.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Women. In addition, it is included in the Art Deco, the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection, and the Women's Suffrage 🗳️ series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is December 1838.
Location. 41° 27.237′ N, 82° 42.667′ W. Marker is in Sandusky, Ohio, in Erie County. Marker is on Columbus Avenue north of Adams Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 323 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky OH 44870, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Boy with the Boot (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sandusky / Erie County (about 300 feet away); “The Early Birds” (about 300 feet away); Erie County Jail / Sandusky LibraryThis Concretion (about 500 feet away); Old Sandusky Post Office (about 500 feet away); Grace Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away); Kilbourne Plat (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sandusky.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 23, 2014, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 361 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 23, 2014, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.