Berkshire Township

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Berkshire Township

Description

The items in this collection provide information on the early settlement and development of Berkshire Corners, Berkshire Township, Ohio. Items in this collection currently include the Record Book of Berkshire Township No. 2 1807-1843, the Cemetery Record of Galena and Berkshire Cemetery, an 1866 map of Berkshire Corners and photographs of Wilson Road taken in 2001.

Collection Items

Record Book of Berkshire Township No. 2 1807-1843
Record Book of Berkshire Township No. 2 1807-1843 is the record book of the settlement that has become known as Berkshire Corners, located at the intersection of what is now St. Rt. 37 and Galena Rd. The book is a record of some of the settlers'…

Cemetery Record Galena and Berkshire Cemetery Located in Berkshire Township Delaware County, Ohio
This book lists the names of deceased persons buried in the Berkshire Cemetery from March 19, 1909-November 15, 1948; the Galena Cemetery from May 12, 1930- September 25, 1949; and Redbank and Burnside Cemeteries from April 11, 1947-July 30, 1947. …

1866 Berkshire Map
This map shows the area known locally as Berkshire Corners as it was in 1866. The map includes a key identifying businesses and advertisers in the area.


Wilson Road
Photo of Wilson Road, looking from east to west on the stretch between North Galena and Carter's Corner. This photo was taken before the North Star Golf Club and subdivision were built.

Barn on Wilson Road
Barn on the east side of Wilson Road, on the stretch between North Galena and Carter's Corner.

Barbara Johnson
This is a video of Barbara Johnson (1925-2017) describing her family, the Berkshire Township Store, and memories of her school and childhood.
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