Miller's Blockhouse Marker Between Wheeling, W .Va. and Washington, Pa. on U. S. Route 40

Identifier:
031392
Collection Number:
A&M 927, Summers Family Papers
Title:
Miller's Blockhouse Marker Between Wheeling, W .Va. and Washington, Pa. on U. S. Route 40
Date:
1951
Description:
'Site 3 miles north. Built about 1780 by Jacob Miller, Sr. Rendezvous for settlers of the Dutch Fork area. Here, March 31, 1782, Ann Hupp led a heroic defense against attacking Indians.'
Subjects:
Historic Markers., Historical markers--West Virginia.
Personal Names:
Hupp, Ann, b. 1756 or 7., Miller, Jacob.
Geographic:
Cumberland Road.
Acquisition Method:
Acquired
Medium:
print
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView