Difference between revisions of "Mercer County"

From Ohio History Central
m (Adding Topic)
Line 5: Line 5:
 
On February 12, 1820, the Ohio government authorized the creation of Mercer County. Residents named the county in honor of General Hugh Mercer, a hero of the American Revolution. In 1791, Indians defeated General Arthur St. Clair
 
On February 12, 1820, the Ohio government authorized the creation of Mercer County. Residents named the county in honor of General Hugh Mercer, a hero of the American Revolution. In 1791, Indians defeated General Arthur St. Clair
 
[[Category:History Places]]   
 
[[Category:History Places]]   
[[Category:Early Statehood]][[Category:Communities and Counties]]
+
[[Category:Early Statehood]][[Category:Communities and Counties]][[Category:WIP]]

Revision as of 13:50, 16 May 2013

Mercer County map.jpg

On February 12, 1820, the Ohio government authorized the creation of Mercer County. Residents named the county in honor of General Hugh Mercer, a hero of the American Revolution. In 1791, Indians defeated General Arthur St. Clair