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THE BEGINNINGS OF HARVEYSBURG, Warren County, Ohio

William Harvey, the founder of Harveysburg, Ohio was born on December 27th, 1797 in Orange County, North Carolina and died on December 15th, 1866 in Harveysburg, Ohio. He was the fifth child of Isaac and Lydia Dicks Harvey. William and Mary Crew Harvey and a number of their children are buried in Springfield Monthly Meeting of Friends graveyard (Clinton County, Ohio).  The area around the future Harveysburg was settled very […]

Harveysburg, Ohio on Caesar’s Creek Lake ~ A Little Village with a Big History

(Massie Township, Warren County, 30 miles northeast of Cincinnati & 15 miles southeast of Dayton.) By Karen S. Campbell, Southwest Ohio Research  In 1969, the Little Miami River became Ohio’s first designated State Scenic River. If one day you find yourself driving through the beautiful Little Miami River National Scenic River corridor in Warren County, Ohio, veer off to the east and investigate the […]