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  • Butler County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Butler County, OH. History Successive cultures of ancient Indigenous peoples of the Americas occupied areas of the county. They built large earthworks, seven of which were still standing and recorded by a Smithsonian survey. Early French explorers likely passed through the area along the Miami River. The gravesites of David and M...

  • Butler County, Alabama

    Wikipedia The county is named for William Butler:

  • Miami University

    Wikipedia Miami University Miami University (also referred to as Miami U, Miami of Ohio, or simply Miami) is a coeducational public research university located in Oxford, Ohio, United States. Founded in 1809, although classes were not held until 1824, it is the 10th oldest public university in the United States and the second oldest university in Ohio, founded five years after Ohio Universit...

  • Butler County, Missouri

    Wikipedia The county is named for William Orlando Butler

  • Butler County, Pennsylvania

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Butler County, Pennsylvania. Official Website Factoids Butler County was created on March 12, 1800, from part of Allegheny County and named in honor of General Richard Butler, a hero of the American Revolution. Some famous inventions and discoveries were made in Butler County. It was in Saxonburg that the designer of the Brook...

  • Butler County, Kansas

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Butler County, Kansas. Official Website History The Great Plains of North America was inhabited by nomadic Native Americans. From the 16th century to 18th century, the Kingdom of France claimed ownership of large parts of North America. In 1762, after the French and Indian War, France secretly ceded New France to Spain, per th...

  • Butler County, Kentucky

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Butler County, Kentucky. History Numerous archaeological sites are located along the Green River in Butler County. A 1932 survey found nine sites, many of which were a group of shell mounds, including the Carlston Annis and DeWeese Shell Mounds. The area now known as Butler County was first settled by the families of Richard C. ...

  • Butler County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Butler County, Iowa. History Butler County was formed on January 15, 1851, from open land. It was named after Kentucky native William Orlando Butler, a general and hero of the Mexican–American War, who ran as Vice President of the United States in 1848. Until 1854, the county was governed by other counties. Only at this time did ...

  • Butler County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Butler County, Nebraska. The county was created in 1856 and organized in 1868. Adjacent Counties Saunders County Seward County York County Polk County Platte County Colfax County Cities, Towns & Communities Abie Alexis Bellwood Bone Creek Brainard Bruno Center David City (County Seat) Dwight ...