Founder of Anna, OhioJohn W. Carey was born in 1805 in West Virginia [sic - Virginia] and came to Shelby County with his parents, Cephas and Jane Williamson Carey. Around 1833, J.W. Carey bought a thousand acres in Dinsmore Township, west of the present railroad in what is now the village of Anna.
|Placed By||Shelby County Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 11:50am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 739671 N 4475431|
|Decimal Degrees||40.39501667, -84.17606667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 23.701', W 84° 10.564'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 23' 42.06" N, 84° 10' 33.84" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||937, 419|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 241-299 W Main St, Anna OH 45302, US|
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