: Ichabod Corwin and his family were the first settlers of Lebanon, Ohio, in 1796. He purchased land northwest of what would become downtown Lebanon. Ichabod was born in New Jersey in 1767 and raised in Bourbon County, Kentucky. In Kentucky he met and married his wife, Sarah Griffin, with whom he had thirteen children before his death in 1834. Pictured in the photograph, Ichabod Corwin's grave marker is seen to the right, aged 67 at the time of his death. The grave marker in the center is that of his wife Sarah, born in 1772 and died in 1853 at the age of 81 years. The grave marker to the left belongs to one of Ichabod's sons, also named Ichabod, who was born in 1808 and died in 1843, aged 35 years. This plot is located in the Baptist Graveyard of the Pioneer Cemetery. The Pioneer Cemetery occupies one city block in Lebanon, Ohio, and is bounded by West Main Street, South West Street, West Mulberry Street, and South Harrison Street. View on Ohio Memory.
: SA1039AV_B01F06_047 Subjects
: Lebanon (Ohio); Warren County (Ohio); Cemeteries; Burial Places
: Lebanon (Ohio); Warren County (Ohio)