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Thomas Morris, U.S. Senator, Burial Site

This is the burial site of U.S. Senator Thomas Morris. Senator Morris was the only anti-slavery spokesman in the U.S. Senate from 1836-39. He ran as Vice-President on the Liberty Party Ticket in 1844. He, along with John Jolliffe and Owen Fishback, defended Reverend John B. Mahan, in 1834. Mahan was accused of assisting a slave to freedom.

Visitor Information: Currently open to public.

Location: St. Rt. 133 (North Main Street), Bethel, 45106

Website: Thomas Morris, U.S. Senator, Burial Site

National Park Unit: No

Ownership: The Village of Bethel

Location Type: Site

UGRR Operatives: Thomas Morris, U.S. Senator