Origin of Daytonafter Genesis Elias Dayton (1737-1807)
A city of southwest Ohio north-northeast of Cincinnati on the Miami River. Settled in 1796, it is a commercial center.x
- A surname.
- A community in Nova Scotia.
- A town in Alabama.
- A city in Idaho.
- A town in Indiana.
- A city in Iowa
- A city in Kentucky.
- A town in Maine
- A city in Minnesota
- A town in New York
- A city in Ohio, United States
- A city in Tennessee
- A city in Texas
- A town in Virginia
- A city in Washington
- A town in Wyoming
- An English surname, variant of Deighton
- Jonathan Dayton (1760-1824), an early American politician
- It is served by the Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville, the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton, the Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St Louis (New York Central System), the Lake Erie & Western (New York Central System), the Pittsburg, Cincinnati, Chicago & St Louis (Pennsylvania System) and the Vandalia (Pennsylvania System) railways.
- Gold was found in Gold Canyon near Dayton, Nevada, as early as July 1849.
- It is served by the Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St Louis, the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton, the Cincinnati Northern (New York Central system), and a branch of the Cincinnati, Lebanon & Northern (Pennsylvania system) railways.
- Middletown was laid out in 1802 and was named from its location between Cincinnati and Dayton; it was incorporated in 1833.
- Oxford is served by the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton railway.