Place:Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio, United States

Watchers


NameSteubenville
Alt namesMingo Townsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS39017918
Stubenvillesource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS39017918
TypeCity
Coordinates40.366°N 80.631°W
Located inJefferson, Ohio, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Steubenville is a city and county seat of Jefferson County, Ohio, United States[1] and is located along the Ohio River. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 18,659.[2]

The city's name comes from Fort Steuben, a 1786 fort that sat within the city's current limits and was named for German-Prussian military officer Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben. Today, a replica of the fort is open to the public.

Steubenville is known as the "City of Murals", after its more than 25 downtown murals. It is home to Franciscan University of Steubenville and Eastern Gateway Community College (formerly Jefferson Community College).

Research Tips


This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Steubenville, Ohio. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.