Near Annapolis in Parke County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Boyhood home of J. G. "Uncle Joe" Cannon.
" Smoking Joe" Cannon
— Annapolis Indiana —
Erected 1966 by Parke County Historical Society. (Marker Number 61.1966.4.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1835.
Location. 39° 51′ N, 87° 14.992′ W. Marker is near Annapolis, Indiana, in Parke County. Marker is on County Road N 50 W south of Apple Street, on the left when traveling south. Just South out of the Town of Annapolis. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomingdale IN 47832, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Underground Railroad Station (approx. 1.1 miles away); Dennis Hall (approx. 1.3 miles away); Winning School of Parke County Indiana (approx. 1.4 miles away); Jungle Park (approx. 2.7 miles away); Turkey Run (approx. 3.4 miles away); Wilkins Mill Covered BridgeParke County Veterans (approx. 5.3 miles away); Juliet V. Strauss (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
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Also see . . . Joseph Gurney Cannon, 1836 – 1926. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress entry (Submitted on March 22, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 22, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,092 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on May 5, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on March 22, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 8. submitted on March 28, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 9. submitted on April 21, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.