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Metz in Steuben County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Powers Memorial

 
 
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Photographed By TeamOHE, May 13, 2018
1. Powers Memorial
Inscription.  In honor of the Powers Brothers Stephen, Winn, Clark, Josiah, Calvin and their families marking site of the first Powers home in the wilderness July 8, 1837
 
Erected 1937 by Descendents of the Powers Brothers.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is July 8, 1837.
 
Location. 41° 38.1′ N, 84° 50.267′ W. Marker is in Metz, Indiana, in Steuben County. Marker is on Old Indiana Route 1, 0.4 miles north of U.S. 20, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 650 S Old State Rd 1, Angola IN 46703, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Powers Church (a few steps from this marker); Where Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio Meet (approx. 4.6 miles away in Michigan); Indiana's Northern Boundary Line (approx. 6.3 miles away); Edgar "Mr. Pop" Buell (approx. 6½ miles away in Ohio); The Nettle Lake Mound Group (approx. 6.6 miles away in Ohio); Copperbelly Water Snake Habitat Restoration
Powers Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By TeamOHE, May 13, 2018
2. Powers Memorial
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(approx. 7.4 miles away in Ohio); Sam and Adeline Ropchan Wildlife Refuge (approx. 7.6 miles away); The Vistula Road (approx. 8.1 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 26, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 26, 2020, by TeamOHE of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 26, 2020, by TeamOHE of Napoleon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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Sep. 28, 2022