Millersville, Ohio

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Location of Millersville, Ohio

Millersville is an unincorporated community in northwestern Jackson Township, Sandusky County, Ohio, United States, within the Toledo Metropolitan Area. It lies at the intersection of Millersville Road and the Greensburg Pike. Muddy Creek, which flows into Sandusky Bay near the mouth of the Sandusky River, flows past the community.[1] The community is served by the Helena (43435) post office.

History[edit]

Millersburg had its start by the building of the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne & Chicago Railroad through that territory.[2]

Millersville was named for its founder, Peter Miller, who also served as the first postmaster.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLorme. Ohio Atlas & Gazetteer. 5th ed. Yarmouth: DeLorme, 1999, pp. 37-38. ISBN 0-89933-270-6.
  2. ^ Everett, Homer (1882). History of Sandusky County, Ohio: With Portraits and Biographies. H. Z. Williams & Bro. p. 757. 
  3. ^ Meek, Basil (1909). Twentieth Century History of Sandusky County, Ohio and Representative Citizens. Whipporwill Publications. p. 322. 

Coordinates: 41°18′43″N 83°16′53″W / 41.31194°N 83.28139°W / 41.31194; -83.28139