kids encyclopedia robot

Monroeville, Jefferson County, Ohio facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Brush Creek Township, Jefferson County, Ohio Office and Garage
the Brush Creek Township garage is located in Monroeville

Monroeville is an unincorporated community in Jefferson County, in the U.S. state of Ohio.

History

A former variant name of Monroeville was Croxton, for founder Abraham Croxton. Monroeville was laid out in 1836. The name honors James Monroe, 5th President of the United States. A post office called Croxton was established in 1833, and remained in operation until 1895.

Coordinates: 40°35′52″N 80°50′15″W / 40.59778°N 80.8375°W / 40.59778; -80.8375

kids search engine
Monroeville, Jefferson County, Ohio Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.