Fairbanks in Sullivan County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Sergeant Nathan Fairbanks
Erected 1989 by Indiana Michigan Power and Sullivan County Historical Society. (Marker Number 77.1989.4.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • Native Americans • War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1812.
Location. 39° 13.165′ N, 87° 31.292′ W. Marker is in Fairbanks, Indiana, in Sullivan County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 63 and West Market Street, on the left when traveling north on State Road 63. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairbanks IN 47849, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Civil War Murder (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grave of Jane Todd CrawfordDarwin (approx. 6.7 miles away in Illinois); Fort Handy (approx. 7.8 miles away in Illinois); Sullivan Carnegie Library (approx. 10½ miles away); Global War on Terrorism (approx. 10.6 miles away); World War I & World War I I Memorial (approx. 10.6 miles away); Korean War & Vietnam War - - Veterans (approx. 10.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Courtesy: "A Guide to the Hoosier State" ::. Here is a short recap of the Nathan Fairbanks and the Massacre. Note that this source has him listed as a Lieutenant.. (Submitted on August 18, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 18, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 3,764 times since then and 83 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 18, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.