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Where are the original 48?

Tracking down the resting spots of the settlers

September 14, 2013
By Phil Foreman (pforeman@mariettatimes.com) , The Marietta Times

On April 7, 1788, a fleet of boats arrived at the confluence of the Ohio and Muskingum rivers carrying 48 men from New England who desired to "plant a Christian nation in the midst of a savage wilderness, where they expected to make their homes."

 
 
 

 

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