Near Armiesburg in Parke County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Christmas (Noel) Dagenet
Recommended by William Clark to work for U.S. government as Interpreter, receiving $400 per year, June 1824 through 1827. He selected land here to fulfill grant in Treaty of St. Mary's; land recorded 1824. Family moved west 1847. Dagenet employed in the last removal of Miamis from Indiana beginning 1846. He died before April 10 in 1848.
Erected 2004 by Indiana Historical Bureau and the Dagenett Family. (Marker Number 61.2004.1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list.
Location. 39° 46.218′ N, 87° 21.07′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montezuma IN 47862, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Armiesburg (approx. half a mile away); Montezuma Cemetery (approx. 1.7 miles away); Wabash & Erie Canal (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Hillsdale Steps (approx. 2 miles away); Hixon Cemetery (approx. 2.4 miles away); Oakland Cemetery (approx. 2.6 miles away); Replica of Ernie Pyle Monument (approx. 5.7 miles away); Parke County Veterans (approx. 6.2 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Christmas (Noel) Dagenet Historical Marker Dedication. (Submitted on March 27, 2009.)
2. Photos of Dedication (Courtesy - Indiana Historical Bureau):. (Submitted on January 21, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Additional keywords. Multiracial Americans
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 23, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,244 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 23, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.