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.

10-76 Deer Creek Quaker Cemetery

Side A: Deer Creek Quaker Cemetery was established on land donated by Isaac Coates, who brought his family from Chester County, Pennsylvania to settle in Lexington Township in 1820. The name Deer Creek comes from the nearby stream and it signifies the numerous deer that have abounded in the vicinity. The cemetery sits across from the former Deer Creek Quaker Meeting House. Isaac Coates is among the pioneers laid to rest here.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: Lexington Township Trustees and The Ohio Historical Society
Address: German Church Street & McCallum Ave., 
Location: Access to German Church Rd is off Pontius Rd. in New Baltimore and SR 44.
Latitude: 40.9880876
Longitude: -81.1722210