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Near Woodburn in Marion County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Madame Marie Dorion

 
 
Madame Marie Dorion Monument image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 26, 2017
1. Madame Marie Dorion Monument
Inscription.  
In Honor Of
Madame Marie Dorion
Courageous Pioneer
Devoted Ioway Mother
Early Oregon Settler

At this her final resting place
September 6, 1850

 
Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution, Champoeg Chapter.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesExplorationNative AmericansWomen. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 45° 7.41′ N, 122° 56.556′ W. Marker is near Woodburn, Oregon, in Marion County. Marker is on Manning Road near Dorion Lane NE, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14913 Manning Road, Woodburn OR 97071, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Madame Marie Dorion (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Champoeg (approx. 9.3 miles away); Pioneer Park and Blockhouse
Madame Marie Dorion Monument image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 26, 2017
2. Madame Marie Dorion Monument
The monument is to the left of the stairs.
(approx. 9.4 miles away); Courthouse Square Park (approx. 9.4 miles away); Yamhill Blockhouse (approx. 9.4 miles away); Willamette Post (approx. 9.7 miles away); The Octagonal Building (approx. 11.7 miles away); Wm. Keil and Company (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The monument is in front of St. Louis Church.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 18, 2018. It was originally submitted on February 24, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 24, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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Aug. 11, 2020