Thomas Cemetery / Abraham Thomas

Thomas Cemetery / Abraham Thomas (HMIVD)

Location: Troy, OH 45373 Miami County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 0.818', W 84° 12.762'

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Side A: Thomas Cemetery
Thomas Cemetery is the resting place for many of Concord Township's and Miami County's early settlers. The cemetery is maintained by Concord Township.This marker was placed here in Miami County's and Concord Township's Bicentennial Year, 2007.

Side B: Abraham Thomas
Abraham Thomas was one of the earliest settlers of Concord Township, arriving in 1805 with his family having come from Kentucky. Thomas was a soldier in the Revolutionary War and served in other battles and expeditions, including both of George Rogers Clark's campaigns against Northwest Territory Native Americans from 1780 to 1782. Abraham Thomas died April 5, 1843 at the age of 88. His gravestone reads "A soldier of the Revolution. It is my will that this lot shall remain a burying ground forever." - A. Thomas
Details
HM NumberHMIVD
Series This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series
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Marker Number16-55
Year Placed2007
Placed ByTroy Foundation, Miami County Foundation, Miami County Milestones Committee, and The Ohio Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 7:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 737892 N 4432992
Decimal Degrees40.01363333, -84.21270000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 0.818', W 84° 12.762'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 0' 49.08" N, 84° 12' 45.72" W
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Area Code(s)937
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1777 Creekwood Dr, Troy OH 45373, US
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