Xenia in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Built by James Galloway about 1798 near Old Town. In this house Tecumseh, Chief of the Shawnees, lost a memorable campaign for the hand of Rebecca Galloway.
Location. 39° 41.236′ N, 83° 55.848′ W. Marker is in Xenia, Ohio, in Greene County. Marker is on Church Street near Detroit Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 74 West Church Street, Xenia OH 45385, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Galloway Log House / Xenia Tornado, April 3, 1974 (a few steps from this marker); Helen Hooven Santmyer (a few steps from this marker); April 3, 1974 Xenia Tornado Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Greene County Civil War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial (about 700 feet away); War Savings Stamps (approx. 0.2 miles away); 74th Ohio Veteran Volunteer Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greene County War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Xenia.
Also see . . . James Galloway Family. (Submitted on February 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Native Americans • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.