Rootstown in Portage County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2003 by Rootstown Historical Society-The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 4-67.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 5.883′ N, 81° 14.55′ W. Marker is in Rootstown, Ohio, in Portage County. Marker is on Ravenna Louisville Road (SR 44) south of Akron Youngstown Road - (a.k.a. - Tallmadge Road), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. The Ephraim Root marker is on the reverse side of this marker. Marker is in this post office area: Rootstown OH 44272, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ephraim Root (here, next to this marker); Benjamin Tappan, Jr. 1893 Ravenna Flagpole (approx. 4.1 miles away); Abraham Lincoln, Ravenna, Ohio (approx. 4.1 miles away); Kent State University (approx. 6.4 miles away); Atwater Coal Company Mine Disaster (approx. 7.4 miles away); Deer Creek Quaker Cemetery (approx. 8.4 miles away); Mogadore (approx. 8.6 miles away).
Categories. • Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.