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Zanesfield in Logan County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Myeerah Trail

Logan County, On Top of Ohio

 
 
Myeerah Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 4, 2009
1. Myeerah Trail Marker
Inscription. A former Indian trail connected Blue Jacket's Town (site of Bellefontaine) and Zanestown (now Zanesfield). The highway was named by the County Commissioners in honor of Princess Myreerah, daughter of Chief Tarhe and wife of Isaac Zane, White Eagle of the Wyandots.
 
Erected 1954 by Logan County Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 20.399′ N, 83° 40.89′ W. Marker is in Zanesfield, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is on County Route 10 0.1 miles west of Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on County Road 10, just outside of Zanesfield, Ohio, on the north side of the road. Marker is in this post office area: Zanesfield OH 43360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Logan County (here, next to this marker); China Flats (approx. mile away); Ebenezer Zane Cabin (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jefferson Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Helen Wonders Blue Memorial Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Zanesfield (approx. 0.3 miles away); In Memory of Isaac Zane (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gen. Simon Kenton (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zanesfield.
 
Also see . . .
Myeerah Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 4, 2009
2. Myeerah Trail Marker
View of historical marker in the foreground and the roadway that came to be known as the Myeerah Trail.
 The Story of Myeerah. This web link provides insights and information on Myeerah, her father the Wyandot Chief Tarhe, and her husband the white captive Isaac Zane. (Submitted on June 19, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 19, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,128 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 19, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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