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This small, backyard cigar company operated from 1900 to 1943. Mr. Roby's hand-made stogies or cigars were made here in this building by family members, with the help of 2 or 3 employees daily. It was located in Belmont, Ohio. This shop has abo…
This cemetery stands as evidence of a once thriving African American farming community established in the 1820s. With the aid of community leader, Alexander "Sandy" Harper (c.1804-1889), Captina, originally called Guinea, became a stop on the Unde…
Lest We Forget Those WhoGave Their All For Our Country Our Honored W.W. I K.I.A.Wm. S. Bowen · Mansel E. Kaiser · George R. Higgins Our Honored W.W. II K.I.A.Edmund Bradfield · Wayne A. ThomasWm. O. Cordner · Lewi…
We will never forgetthe tragic events ofSeptember 11, 2001nor the lives thatwere lost Dedicated May 30, 2005
Dedicated to all veteranswith appreciation for yourservice and sacrifice 2 August 2008 Home of the Free Because of the Brave
To honor thosewho have servedto preserve this nation
Joseph Watt and son James H. started a small foundry in 1862 making plow points, window sash weights, and heating stoves. Later, brothers Stewart, Ross, and John W. joined and the name became J.H. Watt and Brothers. Securing a patent for a self-oi…
ForGod and Countryin honor of thosewho served in all warsLest We Forget Memorial Day 1979
In Memory ofAll American VeteransLest We Forget
Governor Wilson Shannon (1802-1877),Ohio, first native-born governor, Wilson Shannon was born in February 1802 in the Mt. Olivet area near Barnesville. After attending Ohio University and studying law in Kentucky, he returned to Belmont County to …