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Historical Markers and War Memorials in West Jefferson, Ohio

 
Clickable Map of Madison County, Ohio and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Madison County, OH (24) Champaign County, OH (77) Clark County, OH (72) Fayette County, OH (28) Franklin County, OH (389) Greene County, OH (92) Pickaway County, OH (32) Union County, OH (60)  MadisonCounty(24) Madison County (24)  ChampaignCounty(77) Champaign County (77)  ClarkCounty(72) Clark County (72)  FayetteCounty(28) Fayette County (28)  FranklinCounty(389) Franklin County (389)  GreeneCounty(92) Greene County (92)  PickawayCounty(32) Pickaway County (32)  UnionCounty(60) Union County (60)
Location of West Jefferson, Ohio
    Madison County (24)
    Champaign County (77)
    Clark County (72)
    Fayette County (28)
    Franklin County (389)
    Greene County (92)
    Pickaway County (32)
    Union County (60)
 
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1Ohio (Madison County), West Jefferson — 1-49 — Jonathan AlderFirst White Settler in Madison County (1773-1849)
On Plain City-Georgesville Road (Ohio Route 142) 0.2 miles south of Morgan Road, on the right when traveling north.
Seven-year-old Jonathan Alder was captured by a Native American war party in Virginia in 1782 and taken to a Mingo village north of the Mad River in Ohio where he was adopted by an Indian family. He remained with the Indians until after the 1795 . . . — Map (db m40193) HM
2Ohio (Madison County), West Jefferson — 2-49 — New Hampton and Ludlow's Road
On Cemetery Road 0.1 miles east of Lilly Chapel Road, on the right when traveling east.
On September 8, 1803, the year that Ohio became a state, the Associate Judges of Franklin County ordered that a road be constructed "leading from the Public Square in Franklinton to Springfield, Greene County." This road came to be known as The Old . . . — Map (db m12523) HM
3Ohio (Madison County), West Jefferson — New Hampton Cemetery
On Cemetery Road 0.1 miles east of Lilly Chapel Road, on the right when traveling east.
Located in the center of the village of New Hampton, which was platted on the 4th of July, 1822, by Samuel Jones and Samuel Sexton, the village stood on the Old State Road which ran from Franklinton Columbus to Springfield. Built ca. 1806. Here . . . — Map (db m12536) HM
4Ohio (Madison County), West Jefferson — West JeffersonThe Historic National Road in Ohio
On West Main Street (U.S. 40), on the right when traveling west.
In 1831, Congress passed a bill appropriating money for the extension of the Cumberland Road through Ohio, Indiana and Illinois. In 1836-37 this great National Road was completed through Madison County. At the beginning of the 19th Century, hardly . . . — Map (db m96977) HM
 
 
  
 
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