History of Pike County Ohio

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by D Owens » Sat Dec 13, 2008 4:43 pm

Doc Panther:

....not sure of his first or last name but apparently his first name started with a P and his last name also started with the same letter.


Peter Patrick

http://www.ohiohistorycentral.org/entry.php?rec=3344



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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by eagles73Taylor » Mon Dec 15, 2008 9:01 am

Thanks for the link "D", interesting read. I wonder just where that settlement was on Pee Pee creek?

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by D Owens » Thu Dec 25, 2008 4:13 am

No problem 73.

I wonder just where that settlement was on Pee Pee creek?


I'll ask Coach Beekman. I'd say if anyone around here knows it'll be him.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by D Owens » Mon Jan 05, 2009 6:19 pm

eagles73:

I wonder just where that settlement was on Pee Pee creek?


I asked Blaine Beekman this morning about this and he said that the settlement was out near the present location of Buchanan at the intersection of Nigpen Road and Carl Penn Road. If you type in Pee Pee Settlement on Yahoo there is quite a bit of related information.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by eagles73Taylor » Wed Jan 07, 2009 1:00 pm

Thanks, googling it as we speak.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by Ironman92 » Wed Jan 28, 2009 11:17 pm

Branch Rickey.......I did not know that!

Noel's Pee Pee Gas......t-shirts for $2.99, one of Jackson's all-time top athletes wore that shirt all the time.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by D Owens » Thu Jan 29, 2009 1:15 pm

Branch Rickey.......I did not know that!


http://www.answers.com/topic/branch-rickey

...one of Jackson's all-time top athletes wore that shirt all the time.


Who would that have been?

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by Ironman92 » Thu Jan 29, 2009 2:18 pm

Michael Morgan 1992 grad

4 years starting QB
2 years starting basketball (actually won the league his jr year)
4 years starting 3B on baseball team

5 All-SEOAL Awards
6 or 7 time all-district

I believe his Dad worked in Waverly a good bit as a worker for AAA.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by D Owens » Fri Jan 30, 2009 5:31 am

I don't know him. I was teaching and coaching at Meigs in the early 1990's. Sounds like he was a dandy though.

The Noel family is a wonderful group of people.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by D Owens » Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:39 am

Check this site out:

http://www.oldohioschools.com/

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by The Punisher » Thu May 14, 2009 3:10 am

jumpman wrote:Punisher,
I think we're a little closer together than you may know.

Haha true ;)
How's the family? lol

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by CANNIBAL » Thu May 28, 2009 2:15 pm

well there is nothing much in pike county besides nothing
and its a small village we should all start a indian tribe.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by PHS75 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:41 am

I have really enjoyed reading about all of this.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by eagles73Taylor » Fri Dec 03, 2010 11:24 am

Wiley Dunham was born on Tuesday, January 30, 1877, in Piketon, Ohio. Dunham was 25 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 24, 1902, with the St. Louis Cardinals.

Charlie Starr was born on Friday, August 30, 1878, in Pike County, Ohio. Starr was 26 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 29, 1905, with the St. Louis Browns.

Branch Rickey, I have found several places where he was supposed to be born in Stockdale, Ohio and Flat, Ohio. I dont know where Flat is, but Stockdale is on the Pike/Scioto border, but it is officially in Pike County

These 3 players are the only paid professional players from Pike County that I can find. They all three played for the St. Louis Cardinals or Browns.

Others from Pike county have made it to either farm teams or lower levels of professional sports, but these 3 are the only I can find that actually made it to the highest level of professional sports.

All of these can be verified on baseball almanac.

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Re: History of Pike County Ohio

Post by PHS75 » Tue Sep 24, 2013 2:59 pm

The Lucas Mansion looks a lot like the old court house downtown.

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