Patriot Grave Marking – Welshfield OH

05/28/2022 @ 13:00 – 17:00

The Northeastern Ohio Chapter Sons of the American Revolution will be holding grave marking and memorial ceremonies as part of their Memorial Day weekend program for five Revolutionary War patriots buried at two cemeteries in Troy Township near Welshfield, OH. Ceremonies will be held beginning at 1 p.m. May 28 at Troy Cemetery (a.k.a. Welshfield Cemetery), 13401-13859 Main Market Road and followed by a second ceremony at 2:15 p.m. at Mumford Cemetery, 18300 Mumford Road. Patriots to be honored at Troy Cemetery are Sgt. Benedict Alford,  Pvt. Ira Phelps, Pvt Ebenezer Hopkins, Pvt. Jeptha Poole and Pvt. Borden Potter. At Mumford Cemetery, Pvt Jonas Carter will be honored.