Near Wakefield in Clay County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
St. John's Episcopal Church
The Little Church on the Prairie
Founded in 1874
Founding members are listed on
the stone cross in the cemetery
Location. 39° 13.154′ N, 97° 4.435′ W. Marker is near Wakefield, Kansas, in Clay County. Marker is on 839th Road south of 7th Road (Kansas Route 82), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is adjacent to St. John's Episcopal Cemetery, about three miles west of Wakefield. Marker is in this post office area: Wakefield KS 67487, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Founders of St. John's Parish in 1874 (within shouting distance of this marker); Better Homes & Gardens' Highest Community Honor (approx. 11.1 miles away); Clay Center Municipal Band Shell (approx. 11.1 miles away); M60 Tank (approx. 11.1 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 11.2 miles away); Clay County Veterans Memorial (approx. 11.2 miles away).
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . . St. John & George Episcopal Church Info. (Submitted on February 23, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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