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Gallia County, Ohio

HISTORY OF
GALLIA COUNTY

CONTAINING

A Condensed History of the County;
Biographical Sketches; General Statistics;
Miscellaneous Matters, &c.

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MAP OF GALLIA COUNTY

H. H. HARDESTY & CO., PUBLISHERS, CHICAGO AND TOLEDO.
1882

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INTRODUCTORY HISTORY
- ORGANIZATION AND DESCRIPTION OF THE COUNTY.
- OHIO COMPANY.
- THE PRICE AND DISTRIBUTION OF LOTS IN GALLIPOLIS.
- PLAN.
- RANKS OF THE RIVER
- LOTS OF THE SQUARE RESERVED.
- LOTS ON RIVER AND AT THE BOTTOM OF THE SQUARE
- LOTS AND FOUR ACRES, CULTIVATED.
- DIVISION OF GALLIA COUNTY INTO TOWNSHIPS BY THE ASSOCIATE JUDGES.
- POPULATION BY TOWNSHIPS IN 1870 AND 1880.
- STATISTICAL ITEMS.
- GLEANINGS FROM THE COUNTY RECORDS.
- GALLIA COUNTY OFFICERS 1803 TO 1882
- GALLIPOLIS TOWNSHIP.
- OLD TOWNSHIP RECORDS.
- HISTORY OF THE EARLY SETTLEMENT OF GALLIPOLIS - INTRODUCTORY
- EMBARKATION OF THE EMIGRANTS.
- ARRIVAL OF THE SETTLERS.
- LEARNING TO FELL TREES.
- GREAT SUFFERING AND PRIVATIONS.
- FINAL SETTLEMENT OF LAND TITLES.
- ORGANIZATION FOR DEFENCE.
- SECURING OF THE "FRENCH GRANT."
- HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF SOME OF THE EARLY SETTLERS. -  Page VIII
--- Colonel Robert Safford.
--- John Peter Romaine Bureau
--- Claudius Cadot
--- Mons. Antoine Claude Vincent
--- Mons. Duduit
--- Mons. Francis Le Clercq
--- Mons. Joseph Guillaume Devacht
--- Mos. Jean Gabriel Gervais
--- Mons. Peter Serot
--- Joseph Vanden
--- Mrs. Adelaide Maguet
--- Mons. Francis Valodin
--- Mons. Jean Baptiste Bertrand
--- Rene Carel
--- Colonel Luther Shepard
--- General Lewis Newsom
--- Charles Creuzet
OTHER PROMINENT GALLIPOLISIANS AND ITEMS OF INTEREST
--- Hon. Simeon Nash
--- Hon. Samuel Finley Vinton
--- Judge Samuel B. Rathburn
--- Franklin Carel
--- Alexander Vance
--- William Nash
--- Roman Menager
--- Henry Miller
--- Hon. John L. Vance
--- Hon. William Allen,
--- Louis 'Phillippe
--- General Lafayette
INCORPORATION OF GALLIPOLIS.
- THE NEWSPAPERS OF GALLIA COUNTY
- THE GALLIA ACADEMY
- CHURCH SOCIETIES OF GALLIPOLIS
- THE GALLIA COUNTY COURT HOUSE
- MORNING DAWN LODGE NO. 7, F. & A. M.
- ARIEL LODGE, NO. 156, I. O. O. F.
- NAOMI LODGE NO. 55 KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS
- COURT HOPE, U. O. FORRESTERS, NO. 74
- KNIGHTS OF HONOR.
- BLESSING POST NO. 126, GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC
- THE GALLIPOLIS FIRE DEPARTMENT
- GALLIPOLIS MAILS AND GALLIA COUNTY POST-OFFICE
- THE GALLIPOLIS GAS COMPANY
- YELLOW FEVER EPIDEMIC OF 1787
OHIO TOWNSHIP
- THOMAS HANNAN AND "THE HANNAN TRACE"

GUYAN TOWNSHIP
CLAY TOWNSHIP
- CHAMBERSBURG.
HARRISON TOWNSHIP
- ANN BAILEY
WALNUT TOWNSHIP
- CHOLERA EPIDEMIC OF 1849

GREEN TOWNSHIP
- VILLAGES
- ALEXANDER WADDELL
- JOHN WATTS MCCORMICK
PERRY TOWNSHIP
- THE VILLAGE OF PATRIOT
GREENFIELD TOWNSHIP
- GALLIA FURNACE
ADDISON TOWNSHIP
- THE VILLAGE OF ADDISON
SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP
RACCOON TOWNSHIP
- THE WELSH SETTLEMENT IN GALLIA COUNTY
- THOMAS EVANS
- CENTREVILLE
- THE METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH AT CENTREVILLE
- ADAMSVILLE
- HARRISBURG
- THE HARRISBURG FREE-WILL BAPTIST CHURCH
- GILBOA FREE-WILL BAPTIST CHURCH
- RIO GRANDE VILLAGE
- RIO GRANDE COLLEGE
- THE FREE-WILL BAPTIST CHURCH AT RIO GRANDE
CHESHIRE TOWNSHIP
- THE OHIO BLUE SULPHUR SPRINGS
- RELIGIOUS SOCIETIES
- THE FREE-WILL NEW BAPTIST CHURCH
- THE KYGER FREE-WILL BAPTIST CHURCH
- THE VILLAGE OF CHESHIRE
- KYGER VILLAGE
MORGAN TOWNSHIP
HUNTINGTON TOWNSHIP

- THE VILLAGE OF VINTON
- EWINGTON
- SALT WELL
- THE EWINGTON FREE-WILL BAPTIST CHURCH
- HUNTINGTON FREE-WILL BAPTIST CHURCH
- SECOND HUNTINGTON FREE-WILL BAPTIST CHURCH
- MT. TABOR FREE-WILL BAPTIST CHURCH
THE GALLIPOLIS SCHOOLS.
GALLIA COUNTY IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION

- THE FIRST TROOPS AT GALLIPOLIS
- BURNING OF THE GOVERNMENT STEAMER B. C. LEVI
- SKIRMISH AT POINT PLEASANT
- MORGAN'S RAID

- GALLIA COUNTY AND VIRGINIA
PERSONAL HISTORY DEPARTMENT OF GALLIA COUNTY. (BIOGRAPHIES)
- ADDISON TOWNSHIP
- CHESHIRE TOWNSHIP
- CLAY TOWNSHIP
- GALLIPOLIS TOWNSHIP
- GREEN TOWNSHIP
- GREENFIELD TOWNSHIP
- GUYAN TOWNSHIP
- HARRISON TOWNSHIP
- HUNTINGTON TOWNSHIP
- MORGAN TOWNSHIP
- OHIO TOWNSHIP
- PERRY TOWNSHIP
- RACCOON TOWNSHIP
- SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP
- WALNUT TOWNSHIP
- MISCELLANEOUS

 

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