Springboro in Warren County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Clark Williams House
Erected by Old Springboro.
Location. 39° 33.313′ N, 84° 13.983′ W. Marker is in Springboro, Ohio, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Ohio Route 741) and North Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South Main Street, Springboro OH 45066, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Springboro Area Underground Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lyceum (within shouting distance of this marker); "Squatter's House" (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Potts House / John Potts House (within shouting distance of this marker); United Brethern [sic] Church of Springboro (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jonah Thomas Shop (about 400 feet away); Lynn O. Eaton Memorial Pin Oak (about 400 feet away); M. & J. Wright General Merchandise (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springboro.
Regarding Clark Williams House. Per his military service record, Napoleon Johnson enlisted in Company G, 16th United States Colored Infantry at Dayton, Ohio, on January 19, 1865, with assignment on 18 March 1865. He was 42 years of age, five feet five inches tall, and was born in Dinwiddie County, Va.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • War, US Civil •
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