Remarkable Ohio


Below is a complete listing of all Ohio Historical Markers. To find a detailed marker listing including text, photographs, and locations, click on a county below. Our listing is updated by the markers program as new markers are installed and older markers are reported damaged or missing.

ALERT: This marker permanently retired and replaced with informational panels at site. Hidden on RO.

1-34 George Armstrong Custer

Side A: Only this foundation remains from the house in which Custer was born, Dec. 5, 1839. Custer’s boldness and daring during the Civil War won him the rank of Brigadier General in 1863, and the nickname “Boy General.” He later commanded the 7th Cavalry during the western Indian wars. Custer and his entire command died in the battle of Little Bighorn, Montana Territory, June 26, 1876.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: The Ohio Historical Society
Address: Custer State Memorial, OH 646, 
New Rumley, 
Location: NE corner of OH 646 & Chrisman Rd