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Catherine Purdom and Nancy Purdom Waskey

 
 
Catherine Purdom and Nancy Purdom Waskey Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 15, 2011
1. Catherine Purdom and Nancy Purdom Waskey Marker
Inscription.

Pioneered the Purdom Addition
in early Westport

 
Erected by Waskey Family.
 
Location. 39° 4.521′ N, 94° 34.831′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Click for map. Monument is in Union Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 227 East 28th Terrace, Kansas City MO 64108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Jefferson (Squire) Goforth (a few steps from this marker); John C. McCoy (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary A. Barnett Hale (within shouting distance of this marker); George Caleb Bingham (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. William Miles Chick (within shouting distance of this marker); Burial Place of Fifteen Confederate Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); Josephine Anderson (within shouting distance of this marker); Lieutenant Joseph Boggs (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Also see . . .
1. In For the Landing. (Submitted on February 5, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. A Brief History of Westport, Missouri. (Submitted on February 5, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Catherine Purdom and Nancy Purdom Waskey Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 15, 2011
2. Catherine Purdom and Nancy Purdom Waskey Monument

3. Westport: Where the West Began. (Submitted on February 5, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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