Remarkable Ohio


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2-16 Colonel William Simmons

Side A: Colonel William Simmons (1757-1823) served in the Continental Army under the command of General Washington. Appointed as Accountant of the War Department by Washington and served under Presidents Adams, Jefferson and Madison. For his services in the Continental Army, received a land grant in the northeast section of Jefferson Township in Coshocton County.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: The Warsaw School, The Coshocton County Civic and Service Organizations, and The Ohio Historical Society
Address: 270 Main Street/US 36, 
Location: NE corner of intersection of OH 60 and US 36
Latitude: 40.3353870
Longitude: -82.0066500