Clyde, Ohio

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Downtown Clyde, Ohio

Clyde /ˈkld/[1] is a city in Sandusky County, Ohio, United States. The population was 6,325 at the 2010 census. The National Arbor Day Foundation has designated Clyde as a Tree City USA. Clyde was named after Clyde, New York, the hometown of an early resident.[2]

The town is known for having served as the setting for Sherwood Anderson's 1919 collection of short stories Winesburg, Ohio .[3]

Notable residents[change | change source]

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  1. "A Pronunciation Guide to Places in Ohio". E.W.Scripps School of Journalism. Retrieved 2008-12-19.
  2. Twentieth Century History of Sandusky County, Ohio and Representative Citizens, ed. Basil Meek (Evansville, IN: Whipporwill Publications, 1989), p. 311
  3. Winesburg, Ohio, Sherwood Anderson, 1919. Chapter 1. Accessed 1 November 2014.
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  5. James Birdseye McPherson, Major General, Union Commander, Army of Tennessee www.ngeorgia.com. Wayne Bengston, contributing editor. Accessed 1 November 2014.
  6. NORRIS, George William - Biographical Information. Biographical Dictionary of the United States Congress. Accessed 1 November 2014.