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McCook House State Memorial

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Located in Carrollton, this historic house was the home of Major Daniel McCook, who, with his nine sons and five nephews, became known as the Fighting McCooks because of their participation in the armed services of their country prior to and especially during the Civil War.

About 1837, McCook erected his large brick house on the southwest corner on the public square in Carrollton and it was occupied by his family until 1853. It was acquired by the state of Ohio in November 1941 and dedicated on October 10, 1948 as a memorial to the gallant family.

Location: Carrollton Ohio 44615 Telephone 330-627-3345

Other History nearby:
(Wooster) Wayne County Historical Society & Museum
(Sugarcreek) Alpine Hills Museum
(Beaver Falls) Beaver Falls Historical Society/Museum
(Bethany) Campbell Mansion
(Canton) Canton Amateur Sports Hall of Fame
(Canton) Canton Museum of Art

12/02 Coming to The Carrollton area
The Big Tap-In Real Craft Beer Festival Boardman OH April20 The biggest craft beer fest between Pittsburgh and Cleveland.
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Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Youngstown OH August2-4 The fest is a family-oriented event that offers a taste of the Italian heritage through performances by international recording artists, delicious food offered by the area’s finest vendors and restaurants, Italian games and more.