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History of Athens county, Ohio

Charles M. Walker

History of Athens county, Ohio

and, incidentally, of the Ohio Land Company and the first settlement of the state at Marietta, with personal and biographical sketches of the early settlers, narratives and pioneer adventures, etc.

by Charles M. Walker

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Published by R. Clarke & Co. in Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ohio Company (1786-1796),
  • Athens County (Ohio) -- History,
  • Northwest, Old -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 458.6)

    Statementby Charles M. Walker ... with map and portraits.
    SeriesOhio Valley historical series -- no. 2., American culture series -- 458.6.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination600 p.
    Number of Pages600
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17483647M
    OCLC/WorldCa6751761

    Description. Athens was one of the earliest organized counties in Ohio. This rare history documents the first settlement of the county and the struggles the pioneers encountered in founding a society there. THIS unpretending book is a record of but narrow interest and of purely local preparation was undertaken at the instance and request of some of the old citizens of Athens county - a county which, one of the earliest organized in Ohio, contains, perhaps, a greater number of surviving pioneers than any other in the state except Washington.

    With that thought in mind, the history buff was inspired to educate others through his recently published book "Athens County." Published by Arcadia Publishing as part of the popular Images of America series, "Athens County" is a brief, concise overview about the history of our Appalachian Ohio community. Our History; The Koha Project; Job Openings at the Athens County Public Libraries; Services. Services at your library branches. At-Home Library Service; Automatic renewals; Interlibrary Loans; Meeting Rooms; Notary Services; Talking Books; Technology Training; Your Reading History; Kids & Teens. Kids. Book Lists for Kids; Ohio Digital Library.

    Located between the two College Green gates is the Athens County Soldiers and Sailors Monument. It was erected in to honor the 2, citizens of Athens County who served during the Civil War. The brick and stone plaza was added to the monument in modern years. The Colors. The green and white colors of Ohio University date back to Welcome to Athens County Ohio History and Genealogy! Glad you stopped by. Here you will find Athens county photo's, Athens county history, Athens county genealogies, Athens county message boards, and a place to put your Athens county genealogy so others can find and share info with you.


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The journals and memoirs contained herein cover the voyages of Jolliet and Marquette, La Salle, Nicolet, Perrot. Athens is the county seat of Athens County, Ohio. Members of the Ohio Company of Associates sent the first settlers into the area in At first, the newcomers cleared and farmed their land and made no attempt to build a town.

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Athens, Ohio - County Courthouse History. Athens County was founded in The Athens County government was created in It is believed that business was first conducted from rooms rented in the local tavern. Inrented rooms in a log building served as the courthouse.

Finally, land was cleared at what later became Court and.A reprinted and improved version of the original book by Charles M. Walker originally published in This rare history not only tells of the settlement and early days of Athens County, but also details the formation of the Ohio Company and the first settlement in Ohio at Marietta.A HISTORY OF THE FIRST SETTLEMENT OF AMESTOWN, IN ATHENS COUNTY, OHIO, WITH SKETCHES OF THE EARLY INHABITANTS.

BY EPHRAIM CUTLER. IN the summer ofEphraim Cutler, the proprietor of several shares in the Ohio Company's purchase, ascertaining that a considerable amount of his lands were situated on the waters of Federal creek, in the sixth.