Levi Coffin (1798 – 1877) was an American Quaker, abolitionist, and businessman. Coffin was deeply involved in the Underground Railroad in Indiana and Ohio and his home is often called "Grand Central Station of the Underground Railroad". He was nicknamed "President of the Underground Railroad" because of the thousands of slaves that are reported to have passed through his care while escaping their masters. Born in the South, Coffin was exposed to and developed a disgust for slavery...
St. Mother Theodore Guerin was born October 2, 1798, in Etables, France. She entered the Sisters of Providence of Ruille-sur-Loir in 1823. Mother Theodore educated children and cared for the sick poor in France for 17 years. In 1840, in response to a request from the bishop of Vincennes, Indiana, Mother Theodore led a group of five Sisters of Providence to the United States to establish a motherhous
Union Brewery in Madison, Indiana. Owned and rebuilt by Peter Weber in 1876. Weber later establishes Phoenix Hill Brewery in Louisville, Ky.
Civil War Memorial - - Monument City Cemetery The names of the residents of Huntington County who died during the Civil War are engraved on the four sides of the monument.the town of Monument City, Indiana grew around this monument. the town is no longer there, it was evacuated to make way for the Salamonie Reservoir.
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