The Founding and Survey of

Perrysburg, Ohio


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About the author


  • 6 x 9 format

  • 124 pages

  • Acid-free 80# hi-gloss paper

  • Hardcase binding

  • Color photographs, sketches & maps

  • Fully-indexed

Learn about...

  • Northwest Ohio pre-1816

  • Importance of the "Foot of the Rapids"

  • Military Reserves in Ohio ca. 1795

  • The early settlers

  • How the survey was performed

  • Who located the town

  • Myths about Perrysburg's survey

The founding & survey  


perrysburg, ohio

is a detailed, fully-researched, fully-documented story of the founding and survey of this historic town,

and the busting of several myths about the survey.

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            Gary L. Franks

            29479 Belmont Lake Road

            Perrysburg, OH 43551



Copyright 2016 by G. L. Franks, PE / All rights reserved.
Revised: 20 Dec 2019 04:52:50 PM .