Prairie Township, Holmes County, Ohio

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Historical Information[edit | edit source]

Prairie Township was one of Wayne County, Ohio's four original townships, as declared 11 Apr 1812. It became part of Holmes County, Ohio on 20 January 1824 when Wayne County's southern border was redefined.

Historical Documents[edit | edit source]

Prairie Townships Historical Landmarks[edit | edit source]

Information found on the National Register of Historic Places

  1. Adams, G., House- County Historical Landmarks (1885), Also known as Hol-95-10, located 103 N. Clay St. , Millersburg., Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake, Gothic, Historic Function: Domestic
  2. Armstrong, Joseph, Farm- County Historical Landmarks (1825-1849, 1800-1824), Also known as Sterling Farm, located SE of Fredericksburg , Fredericksburg., Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
  3. Boyd School- County Historical Landmarks (1875-1899), located NW of Berlin on Fryburg-Fredericksburg-Boyd Rd. , Berlin., Architectural Style: Italianate., Historic Function: Education
  4. Brightman House- County Historical Landmarks (1900-1924), located Wooster Rd. and Walnut St. , Millersburg., Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Historic Function: Domestic
  5. Cary, G.W., House- County Historical Landmarks (1875-1899), Also known as Hol-98-10, located 200 N. Washington St. , Millersburg., Architectural Style: Italianate, Historic Function: Domestic
  6. Cary, Hiram W., House- County Historical Landmarks (1900-1924), Also known as Hol-94-10, located 101 N. Clay St. , Millersburg., Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Historic Function: Domestic
  7. Croco House- County Historical Landmarks (1850-1874), Also known as Croco-Painter House, located OH 83 , Holmesville., Architectural Style: Italianate, Historic Function: Domestic
  8. DeYarmon, Joseph L. House- County Historical Landmarks (1875-1899), located SW Corner of Co. 129 and Twp. 273 , Lakeville., Architectural Style: Italianate, Historic Function: Domestic
  9. Disciple-Christian Church- County Historical Landmarks (1900-1924), Also known as Hol-46-10, located 100 N. Clay St. , Millersburg., Architectural Style: Gothic, Historic Function: Religion
  10. Holmes County Courthouse And Jail- County Historical Landmarks (1875-1899), located Courthouse Sq. , Millersburg., Historic Function: Government
  11. Koch, John E., Jr., House- County Historical Landmarks (1875-1899), Also known as Hol-51-10, located 107 N. Washington St. , Millersburg., Historic Function: Domestic
  12. Millersburg Historic District- County Historical Landmarks (1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849), Also known as See Also:Holmes County Courthouse and Jail;Brightman House, located Jackson, Clay, and Washington Sts. , Millersburg., Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
  13. Pomerene House- County Historical Landmarks (1875-1899), located U.S. 62 , Berlin., Architectural Style: Italianate, Historic Function: Domestic
  14. Shull-Lugenbuhl Farm- County Historical Landmarks (1825-1849, 1800-1824), located N of Winesburgh , Winesburgh., Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
  15. United Methodist Church- County Historical Landmarks (1850-1874), Also known as Hol-53-10, located N. Washington St. , Millersburg., Architectural Style: Romanesque, Historic Function: Religion
  16. Wise, Peter, House- County Historical Landmarks (1825-1849), located S of Berlin on OH 557 , Berlin., Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Historic Function: Domestic, Religion

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Prairie Township Map[edit | edit source]

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1872 Prairie Township Map[edit | edit source]

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1895 Map of Galloway, Prairie Township[edit | edit source]

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1878 Grand Prairie Township[edit | edit source]

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Indices to Maps[edit | edit source]

Original Businesses and Owners[edit | edit source]

Churches[edit | edit source]

Baptist[edit | edit source]

  • Creekside Church [5]
  • Dayspring Baptist Church [6]

Lutheran[edit | edit source]

  • St Paul Lutheran Church[7]

Methodist[edit | edit source]

  • St Mark's United Methodist Church [8]

Unknown[edit | edit source]

  • Waves Of Glory Family Church [9]
  • New Rome Church-Jesus Christ [10]
  • Beacon of Hope-Church-Christ [11]

Photos[edit | edit source]

[12]

[13]

Schools[edit | edit source]

Active Schools[edit | edit source]

  • Hilliard City Schools [14]

Historical One Room Schools[edit | edit source]

  • Waldo School (1898-Unknown) [15]
  • Agosta School [16]
  • Three Locusts School [17]

Photos[edit | edit source]

[18]

Residents[edit | edit source]

Early Settlers[edit | edit source]

  • Samuel Higgins [19]
  • Shadrack Postle [20]
  • William Marmon [21]
  • Phil Clover [22]
  • Daniel Harrington [23]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Directories[edit | edit source]

Photos of Residences[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Andy M. Yoder Farm Cemetery [24]
  • Bethany Conservative Mennonite Church Cemetery [25]
  • Bushey (Bushney) Cemetery [26]
  • Cissne Cemetery [27]
  • Cissne Cemetery [28]
  • Gorrell Cemetery [29]
  • Gorrell Cemetery [30]
  • Gorrell Cemetery Listing of Pictures [31]
  • Graven Cemetery [32]
  • Henry Hershberger Farm Cemetery Prairie [33]
  • Hites Cemetery [34]
  • Hites Cemetery [35]
  • Holmes County Home Cemetery [36]
  • Holmesville Cemetery [37]
  • Infirmary Cemetery [38]
  • McCulloch Cemetery [39]
  • McCulloch [40]
  • Moorhead Mennonite Cemetery [41]
  • Moorehead Cemetery [42]
  • Moreland Cemetery [43]
  • Prairie Township Cemetery [44]
  • Prairie Township Cemetery [45]
  • Prairie Township Cemetery [46]
  • Schamp Cemetery [47]
  • West Prairie [48]
  • Works Hill Cemetery [49]
  • Works Hill Cemetery [50]
  • Works Hill Cemetery [51]

Newspaper Articles[edit | edit source]

Newspaper Full-Text Articles[edit | edit source]

Newspaper Ads[edit | edit source]

Newspaper Citations With No Attached Images[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

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  2. "1872 Map of Prairie Township, Franklin County, Ohio." CONTENTdm. Accessed April 09, 2019. https://digital-collections.columbuslibrary.org/digital/collection/maps/id/5043/.
  3. "1895 Map of Galloway, Prairie Township, Franklin County, Ohio." CONTENTdm. Accessed April 10, 2019. https://digital-collections.columbuslibrary.org/digital/collection/maps/id/5045/.
  4. Historic Map Works LLC. "Grand Prairie Township." Historic Map Works. Accessed April 10, 2019. http://www.historicmapworks.com/Map/US/20496/Grand Prairie Township/Marion County 1878/Ohio/.
  5. Home. Accessed February 25, 2019. http://creeksidechurch.us/ls/.
  6. "Dayspring at Alton Road Church." Dayspring at Alton Road Church. Accessed February 25, 2019. http://www.dayspringcolumbus.org/.
  7. "St Paul Lutheran Church in Columbus, Ohio ELCA." St Paul Lutheran Church in Columbus, Ohio ELCA. Accessed February 25, 2019. http://www.stpaulnewrome.com/.
  8. "Please Join Us." St. Mark's United Methodist Church. February 25, 2019. Accessed February 25, 2019. http://www.stmarksumcoh.org/.
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  11. "Thanks Be Unto God." What We Teach - Churches of Christ in Christian Union. Accessed February 25, 2019. http://www.cccuhq.org/wcd-churches/617-beacon-of-hope.
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  15. Old Ohio Schools - Marion County. Accessed April 17, 2019. http://www.oldohioschools.com/marion_county.htm.
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  18. "Schools and Locations". www.dublinchamber.org. 2019. 
  19. History of Praire Township, Franklin County OH. Accessed April 15, 2019. http://history.rays-place.com/oh/franklin/praire.htm.
  20. History of Praire Township, Franklin County OH. Accessed April 15, 2019. http://history.rays-place.com/oh/franklin/praire.htm.
  21. History of Praire Township, Franklin County OH. Accessed April 15, 2019. http://history.rays-place.com/oh/franklin/praire.htm.
  22. History of Praire Township, Franklin County OH. Accessed April 15, 2019. http://history.rays-place.com/oh/franklin/praire.htm.
  23. History of Praire Township, Franklin County OH. Accessed April 15, 2019. http://history.rays-place.com/oh/franklin/praire.htm.
  24. "Prairie Township." Holmes County District Public Library. June 04, 2014. Accessed February 25, 2019. http://www.holmeslibrary.org/cemeteries/townships/prairie/.
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  46. "Prairie Township." Holmes County District Public Library. June 04, 2014. Accessed February 25, 2019. http://www.holmeslibrary.org/cemeteries/townships/prairie/.
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  50. "Prairie Township." Holmes County District Public Library. June 04, 2014. Accessed February 25, 2019. http://www.holmeslibrary.org/cemeteries/townships/prairie/.
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