John Johnston

John Johnston (HMHS5)

Location: Piqua, OH 45356 Miami County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 10.771', W 84° 15.745'

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(1775 - 1861)

— Ohio Historical Marker —

Beginning in 1794, Colonel Johnston was a prominent Mason for 66 years. While serving as secretary of Washington lodge No. 59, F. & A. M. (Philadelphia), he was delegated to participate in President George Washington's Masonic funeral. Colonel Johnston became a member of Warren Lodge No. 24, F. & A.M., in Piqua in 1843. He was buried with military and Masonic honors in the family cemetery on February 23, 1861.
HM NumberHMHS5
Series This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series
Marker Number3-55
Year Placed1978
Placed ByWarren Lodge No. 24 Free and Accepted Masons and The Ohio Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 6:34pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 733081 N 4451276
Decimal Degrees40.17951667, -84.26241667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 10.771', W 84° 15.745'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 10' 46.26" N, 84° 15' 44.70" W
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Area Code(s)937
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9821-9899 Co Hwy 110, Piqua OH 45356, US
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