Florissant in St. Louis County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
22 May 1839 - 11 December 1893
While Charles remained in Florissant his father who is believed to have been the first Republican Sheriff of St. Louis County traveled to Colorado, settling there and giving the name of his hometown to Florissant, Colorado.
Charles was Chairman of the St. Louis County Democratic Committee from 1888 to 1892 and a street in Florissant has been named for him.
Erected 2008 by City of Florissant.
Location. 38° 47.474′ N, 90° 19.338′ W. Marker is in Florissant, Missouri, in St. Louis County. Marker is at the intersection of Rue Saint Francois and Brown Street, on the right when traveling west on Rue Saint Francois. Marker is near the City of Florissant's municipal building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1040 Rue St Francois, Florissant MO 63031, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Joseph Peters (within shouting distance of this marker); Rita Ann Moellering (within shouting distance of this marker); Gregorie Aubuchon (within shouting distance of this marker); John Mullanphy (within shouting distance of this marker); Francois Dunegant dit Borosier (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert G. Lowery, Sr. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); James J. Eagan (about 400 feet away); Jules ONeil (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florissant.
More about this marker. Marker was dedicated on December 6, 2008.
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2020. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 13, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.