Capt. Simon Kenton

Capt. Simon Kenton (HMPMC)

Location: Urbana, OH 43078 Champaign County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 6.037', W 83° 43.89'

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The Grave of
Capt. Simon Kenton
1755 - 1836
Revolutionary War Soldier
Clark Illinois Regiment, Virginia State Troops
Brigadier General of the Ohio Militia - 1812

Inscription on Gravestone:

Gen. Simon Kenton
Who was born April 3rd,
1755, in Culpepper Co. Va.
& Died, April 29th, 1836
Aged 81 years & 26 days.
His Fellow Citizens of the west,
Will long remember him, as
the skillful Pioneer of early
times, the brave soldier, &
the honest Man.
Placed ByUrbana Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Champaign County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 11:42am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 267167 N 4442501
Decimal Degrees40.10061667, -83.73150000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 6.037', W 83° 43.89'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 6' 2.22" N, 83° 43' 53.40" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)937
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 319 Patrick Ave, Urbana OH 43078, US
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