Point Pleasant in Clermont County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Ulysses Simpson Grant
He died at Mt. McGregor, N.Y., July 23, 1885. His parting message to his fellow countrymen that he served so faithfully was- "Let us have peace."
He lies buried in a sepulchre of rare magnificence on Riverside Drive, New York City.
Location. 38° 53.63′ N, 84° 13.986′ W. Marker is in Point Pleasant, Ohio, in Clermont County. Marker is at the intersection of the Ohio River Scenic Byway (U.S. 52) and State Highway 232, on the right when traveling south on the Ohio River Scenic Byway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Richmond OH 45157, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grant Memorial Bridge (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Ulysses Simpson Grant (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Grant Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Ulysses Grant (within shouting U. S. Grant Birthplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant Birthplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Clark Corbin / Colclazer Run (approx. 1½ miles away); Mt. Zion Chapel / Mt. Zion Cemetery - Lafayette School (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Point Pleasant.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 25, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 486 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 25, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.