Near Winneconne in Winnebago County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1956 by Winnebago County Historical Society. (Marker Number 48.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1836.
Location. 44° 7.352′ N, 88° 50.47′ W. Marker is near Winneconne, Wisconsin, in Winnebago County. Marker is at the intersection of County Road B and Poygan Shores Lane, on the right when traveling west on County Road B. Marker is near a Lake Poygan boat landing. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8816 Poygan Shores Lane, Winneconne WI 54986, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 milesLittle House (approx. 6.1 miles away); Omro Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.7 miles away); Historic Omro (approx. 7.7 miles away); Omro Cemetery (approx. 8.2 miles away); The Auroraville Fountain (approx. 8.9 miles away); Samuel N. Rogers, Sr. (approx. 9.3 miles away); Old Wolf River Crossing (approx. 9½ miles away); Fargoville (approx. 10½ miles away).
Also see . . . Town of Poygan - History. "...over 2000 encamped Menominee, including women, children, and the elderly, along with all of their meager possessions, were ordered to canoe out of Poygan and travel up the Wolf River to their new wilderness lands." (Submitted on August 22, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 22, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,283 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 22, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.