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Morrow County Ohio Historical Markers

 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 6, 2009
Harding Birthplace Marker
Ohio (Morrow County), Blooming Grove — 1-59 — Harding Birthplace
Warren G. Harding, 29th President of the United States was born on this site November 2, 1865. — Map (db m20376) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Chesterville — Chesterville Veterans Memorial — Maple Grove Cemetery
. . . — Map (db m94933) WM
Ohio (Morrow County), Iberia — 2-59 — Ohio Central College — (formerly Iberia College) — 1855 - 1894
Warren G. Harding, 29th President of the United States, graduated in 1882 from the college formerly located here. While a student, Harding and a friend founded the school newspaper, “The Iberia Spectator.” — Map (db m19779) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Marengo — History of Alum Creek Friends Settlement / Alum Creek Friends and the Underground Railroad
History of Alum Creek Friends Settlement The first settler was Cyrus Benedict, his wife, three children, and Adam Vanduser in 1809. He built a cabin near South Woodbury in 1811. Meetings were held in a house from 1813 – 1815. The . . . — Map (db m85263) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Mount Gilead — Morrow County Civil War Memorial — GAR Monument in Mount Gilead
Lest We Forget in memory of the boys in blue who fought for liberty and a United Country 1861 (GAR logo) 1865 — Map (db m105546) WM
Ohio (Morrow County), Mount Gilead — Mount Gilead Veterans Memorial — River Cliff Cemetery
In memory of veterans of all wars

presented by T. P. Johnston unit 329 the American Legion Auxiliary — Map (db m94930) WM

Ohio (Morrow County), Mt Gilead — D.A.R. Revolutionary Soldiers Memorial
To the memory of the Revolutionary Soldiers buried in Morrow Co. — Map (db m19862) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Mt. Gilead — 4-59 — Dawn Powell
The author of fifteen novels, ten plays, and more than 100 stories, Dawn Powell was born in 1896 in Mount Gilead at 53 West North Street and grew up in Shelby. She graduated from Lake Erie College in Painesville and moved to New York in 1918. . . . — Map (db m19873) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Mt. Gilead — Morrow County Veterans Memorial Plaza
Dedicated to the heroic valor and patriotic spirit of the men and women who served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America [Second Marker] Dedicated to the Glory of Almighty God in memory of the veterans who . . . — Map (db m19863) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Mt. Gilead — Morrow County War Memorial
Dedicated in honor to those of this county who served their country in all wars. — Map (db m19864) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Mt. Gilead — War Savings Quota
In recognition of the patriotism of the people of Morrow County who oversubscribed their War Savings Quota in 1918 this tablet is gratefully erected by the Ohio War Savings Committee — Map (db m19865) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Mt. Gilead — War Savings Stamps and World War I Memorial
“The Torch of Liberty” This shaft was donated by the Ohio War Savings Committee to the County of Morrow as an award to her citizens who, in aid of the government, purchased more War Savings Stamps per capita than any other county in . . . — Map (db m19866) HM
Ohio (Morrow County), Pagetown — 3-59 — Pagetown
Birthplace of Myrtle Page Fillmore, who with her husband, Charles Fillmore, founded Unity School of Christianity, Unity Village, Missouri. Born August 6, 1845, Mary Caroline Page, known as Myrtle, was the daughter of Marcus and Lucy Page, who . . . — Map (db m19874) HM

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