Defiance in Defiance County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Deﬁance Historic Sites
French Mission 1650
Jesuit Mission 1670
Moravian Christian Indians 1781
Great Indian Cornfields 1794
Cabin and Home of Delaware
Chief Whingy-Pooshies and
Boy Captive, John Brickell
1791 - 1794 - 1795
British Troops Major Muir 1812
Location. 41° 17.089′ N, 84° 21.384′ W. Marker is in Defiance, Ohio, in Defiance County. Marker is on East 2nd Street (Ohio Route 66) near Auglaize Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. This historical marker is actually a large stone or boulder that has had much historical information carved on its one side. The historical marker is sitting at the front entrance (on the left hand side) to Kingsbury Park, just off of East 2nd Street. The park is located on the eastern side of the Auglaize River at this river's juncture with the Maumee River. Marker is in this post office area: Defiance OH 43512, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Winchester (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Fort Winchester (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Winchester (approx. 0.2 miles Fort Defiance (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Defiance Flagstaff (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Defiance (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Indian Wars (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buffalo Were Recorded Here In 1718 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans • War of 1812 • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 734 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 26, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.