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North Bend in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Point Farm

William Henry Harrison’s gift to son and grandson

 

—Site of Fort Finney —

 
Point Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 13, 2014
1. Point Farm Marker
William Henry Harrison's farm, the south west corner of Ohio
Inscription.


(DAR emblem)

Point Farm given by William Henry Harrison February 9, 1773 – April 4, 1841 ninth president of the United States of America to his son, John Scott Harrison, Congressman who reared his son Benjamin Harrison August 20, 1833 – March 13, 1901 twenty- third president of the United States of America 1889-1893 “the Point” arises on almost the spot where Ft. Finney stood. erected by Cincinnati Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution 1959
 
Erected 1959 by Daughters of the American Revolutiom.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 7.113′ N, 84° 48.262′ W. Marker is in North Bend, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Brower Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. marker is located with identical directions to Fort Finney marker, simply on the other side of the driveway. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11021 Brower Road, North Bend OH 45052, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Finney (here, next to this marker); Indiana - Ohio State Line Monument
Point Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 13, 2014
2. Point Farm Marker
full view of marker
(approx. 2.3 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 2.9 miles away in Indiana); Captain Samuel C. Vance (approx. 2.9 miles away in Indiana); Hunt House Hotel (approx. 2.9 miles away in Indiana); Lawrenceburgh (approx. 2.9 miles away in Indiana); Vietnam War Memorial - - Dearborn County Lawrenceburg Indiana (approx. 2.9 miles away in Indiana); The Price of Freedom (approx. 3.1 miles away in Indiana).
 
Additional keywords. Fort Finney Daughters of the American Revolution
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar of 1812Wars, US Indian
 
Point Farm Site image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 13, 2014
3. Point Farm Site
marker on right side of Miami Fort Generating Station driveway. Fort Finney marker is on left.
William Henry Harrison image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 16, 2015
4. William Henry Harrison
This 1813 Portrait of William Henry Harrison by Rembrandt Peale hangs in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC.
Benjamin Harrison image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 9, 2015
5. Benjamin Harrison
This 1900 portrait of Benjamin Harrison by Theodore C. Steele hangs in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 6, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio.   4, 5. submitted on August 28, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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