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 John Cleves Symmes

John Cleves Symmes

Birth
Long Island City, New York, USA
Death 26 Feb 1814 (aged 71)
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Burial North Bend, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 11842 · View Source
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Symmes landed in Miami Township (Hamilton County, Ohio) in 1789 and platted out the town of North Bend, originally comprising 48 lots. One of his daughters, Anna, was married to President William Henry Harrison. Symmes' tombstone reads " Here rest the remains of John Cleves Symmes, who at the foot of these hills, made the first settlement between the Miami Rivers."


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 23 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11842
  • James (Jim) F. Kelly
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Cleves Symmes (21 Jul 1742–26 Feb 1814), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11842, citing Congress Green Cemetery, North Bend, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .