Hometown hero and celebrityHiram Ulysses Grant, as he was originally named, was born on April 27, 1822. Not long after his birth, the family moved to Georgetown, Ohio. Grant later attended the military academy at West Point, where his name was changed to Ulysses S. Grant due to an administrative error. The army informed Grant that this was and would remain his name.
|Placed By||The Ohio Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 10:08am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 739998 N 4308691|
|Decimal Degrees||38.89433333, -84.23273333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 53.66', W 84° 13.964'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 53' 39.60" N, 84° 13' 57.84" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1551 OH-232, Moscow OH 45153, US|
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