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Perry County Ohio Historical Markers

The Ohio Historical Markers identify, commemorate, and honor the important people, places, and events that have contributed to the state's rich history. The Ohio Historical Markers Program, administered by the Ohio Historical Society, is a vital educational tool, informing residents and visitors about significant aspects of Ohio's past.

About Perry County Ohio Historical Markers

There are currently 14 (as of 8/24/2017) Ohio Historical Society Markers located in Perry County. This section is a work-in-progress.

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1-64 The Sheridan Monument

The Sheridan Monument is located at 109 Public Square, Somerset, OH 43783

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2-64 A Seed of Catholic Education in Ohio

A Seed of Catholic Education in Ohio marker is located at 225 S. Columbus Street, Somerset, OH 43783

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3-64 Milligan - Ohio's Icebox

The Milligan - Ohio's Icebox marker is located on St Rt 93, 1/4 mile S of McLuney, OH

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4-64 Mariah Storts Allen

The Mariah Storts Allen marker is located near the log cabin on the Perry County Fairgrounds - 5445 St. Rt. 37 E, New Lexington, OH 43764.

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5-64 First Catholic Church in Ohio

The First Catholic Church in Ohio marker is located at 5757 State Route 383, Somerset, OH 43783

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6-64 First Lutheran Synod

The First Lutheran Synod marker is located at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Gay Street, Somerset, OH 43783

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7-64 General Philip Henry Sheridan

The General Philip Henry Sheridan marker is located at the SW Corner of S. Columbus St. & Sheridan Ave., Somerset, OH 43783

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8-64 Zion Reformed Church

The Zion Reformed Church marker is located at 8000 High Point Road, Thornville, OH 43076

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9-64 Robinson's Cave

The Robinson's Cave marker is located at Main Street, New Straitsville, OH 43766 - in front of the museum.

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10-64 Jacob Miller's Tavern

The Jacob Miller's Tavern marker is located at Pigsfoot Square , Somerset, OH 43783 (St Rt 22 just W of Public Square)

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11-64 Rendville, Breaking the Color Barrier

The Rendville, Breaking the Color Barrier marker is located at the Rendville Town Hall - 6520 Main St SE, Rendville, OH 43730.

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12-64 World's Greatest Mine Fire

The World's Greatest Mine Fire marker is located Just east of State Route 93 between New Straitsville and Shawnee

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13-64 Knights of Labor Opera House

The Knights of Labor Opera House marker is located on Main St, Shawnee, OH 43782

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19-60 Nelson McCoy Pottery Company 1910-1990

The Nelson McCoy Pottery Company 1910-1990 marker is tagged for Muskingum County, but it is actually located in Perry County at the intersection of W. Athens Rd. and St Rt 93, Roseville, OH 43777 (set back about 100 yards from the NE corner of the intersection)

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Upcoming Events
Drug Epidemic in Rural Southern Perry County - Advocate for a Better Tomorrow! Nov 27, 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM — New Straitsville United Methodist Church - 101 E. Main St., New Straitsville, OH 43766
Become a Leader in Your Community Today Nov 29, 2017 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM — PBHC Activity Center - 112 S. Main Street, New Lexington , OH 43764
Grand Finale of the Perry County 2017 Bicentennial Celebration Dec 01, 2017 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street New Lexington, OH 43764
New Lexington, Ohio 2017 Christmas Parade Dec 01, 2017 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM — Jim Rockwell Football Stadium - 101 3rd Ave, New Lexington, OH 43764
Free Legal Clinic Dec 05, 2017 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Ohio Courthouse Lower Level - 105 North Main St., New Lexington, Ohio 43764
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