Yankton in Yankton County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Pierre Dorion, Sr.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Industry & Commerce • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #03 Thomas Jefferson series list.
Location. 42° 52.107′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Yankton SD 57078, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. West Wall / Yankton Stockade (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Courthouse Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cramer - Kenyon Home (approx. 0.7 miles away); Meridian Highway (approx. 2.7 miles away in Nebraska); Scenic Missouri Valley (approx. 2.7 miles away in Nebraska); Meeting the Yankton Sioux (approx. 2.7 miles away in Nebraska); Historic Missouri Valley (approx. 2.8 miles away in Nebraska); The Great Missouri River (approx. 2.8 miles away in Nebraska). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yankton.
Regarding Pierre Dorion, Sr.. If the burial site still exists, it is in some one’s yard. I could not find the site.
Also see . . . Lewis and Clark: Inside the Corps of Discovery. (Submitted on July 12, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 15, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 12, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 3,165 times since then and 43 times this year. Last updated on August 24, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.