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Defiance County, Ohio

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Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

Defiance County Children's Home

Defiance County Children's Home Cemetery Defiance, OH 43512

The Defiance County Children's Home was in operation from November 25, 1884 to October 13, 1914. The buildings are gone, the cemetery nearly demolished except for a few sparse graves. But the spirit of the young orphans who lived there are still around. Soft children's whispers have been heard around the graves.

Valentine Theatre

Valentine Theatre Defiance, OH, 43512

A ghostly figure of a young boy has been seen inside the building.