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Near Neenah in Winnebago County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Fox – Irish Cemetery

 
 
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By Keith L, July 4, 2009
1. Fox – Irish Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Near here is the "lost cemetery" of Saint Malachy Catholic Church (1849-1857), a mission church of log construction that served the local Irish community and Catholic Indians. Irish immigrants had come to Menasha to build dams, locks, and canals on the Fox-Wisconsin Waterway, later settling on land-grant farms west of Menasha.
 
Erected 1996 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 334.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 44° 13.263′ N, 88° 31.442′ W. Marker is near Neenah, Wisconsin, in Winnebago County. Marker is on North Clayton Avenue north of West American Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is on private property, next to a private driveway; no nearby parking is available. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9088 North Clayton Avenue, Neenah WI 54956, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. South Greenville Grange No. 225 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Butte des Morts (approx. 2.8 miles away); Fritse Park - Indian Mound Reconstruction (approx. 2.9
Fox – Irish Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, July 4, 2009
2. Fox – Irish Cemetery Marker
miles away); Menasha Lock (approx. 3.4 miles away); Historic Wisconsin Avenue Commercial District (approx. 3.8 miles away); Curtis Reed (approx. 3.9 miles away); Wisconsin Central Railroad (approx. 4 miles away); 1st Sergeant Elmer J. Burr (approx. 4.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Fox – Irish Cemetery. (Submitted on July 10, 2009.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 823 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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