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Near East Liberty in Logan County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Phebe Haines Sharp

Wife of the First White Settler

 

—First Doctor in Logan County —

 
Phebe Haines Sharp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 16, 2015
1. Phebe Haines Sharp Marker
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Inscription. First White Settler and Dctor in Logan Co Phebe Haines Sharp 1759- 1833
 
Location. 40° 18.046′ N, 83° 34.751′ W. Marker is near East Liberty, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is on Middleburg - East Liberty Pike (County Route 152), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. per Mrs. Sharp’s request, she was buried by the roadside, so she could hear her friends go by, rather than back in some graveyard. The rest of her family are buried nearby, in Darby Creek Cemetery. This grave is the front yard of the first settler’s cabin in Logan County. It is a little less than ½ way between Middleburg and Darby Creek Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5236 Co Road 152, East Liberty OH 43319, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Darby Creek (approx. half a mile away); Middleburg United Methodist Church Bellringers (approx. 0.7 miles away); Christopher Crary (approx. 1.8 miles away); Home of John Garwood / Garwoods Mill Site (approx. 1.9 miles away); East Liberty School (approx. 2.3 miles away); Pickrelltown Community Club
Phebe Haines Sharp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 16, 2015
2. Phebe Haines Sharp Marker
full view of marker
(approx. 4.2 miles away); Pickrelltown Monument Honor Roll (approx. 4.3 miles away); Underground Railroad Station (approx. 4.4 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Liberty.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesScience & MedicineSettlements & Settlers
 
Phebe Haines Sharp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 16, 2015
3. Phebe Haines Sharp Marker
marker can be seen at a distance
Darby Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 16, 2015
4. Darby Creek Marker
Dr./Mrs. Sharp's family are buried here. Mrs. Sharp was a sister of one of my ancestors.
Job Sharp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 16, 2015
5. Job Sharp Marker
Dr. Sharp's husband and son are buried here.
Phebe Haines Sharp Memorial at East Liberty School image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 16, 2015
6. Phebe Haines Sharp Memorial at East Liberty School
Text of school marker tells about Phebe Haines Sharp
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 23, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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