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Kane in McKean County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Thomas L. Kane

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2012
1. Thomas L. Kane Marker
Inscription.  Commander of the Civil war "Bucktail Regiment" and founder of the borough of Kane. Breveted Major General in 1863. A friend of Brigham Young and staunch supporter of the Mormon pioneers. He died, 1883, and was buried at this chapel, built at his direction in 1876-78.
 
Erected 1980 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission marker series.
 
Location. 41° 39.465′ N, 78° 48.525′ W. Marker is in Kane, Pennsylvania, in McKean County. Marker is on Chestnut Street 0.1 miles west of South Edgar Street, on the right when traveling east. Located in front of Kane Memorial Chapel. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kane PA 16735, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. O.G. Crawford (approx. mile away); Seneca Spring (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dr. Edward H. McCleery (approx. 5 miles away); Nebo Lutheran Chapel and Cemetery
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By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2012
2. Thomas L. Kane Marker
(approx. 9.1 miles away); First State Game Lands (approx. 13 miles away); Kinzua Dam (approx. 16.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Thomas Leiper Kane at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on February 20, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionWar, US Civil
 
Thomas L. Kane Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2012
3. Thomas L. Kane Marker
Thomas L. Kane image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
4. Thomas L. Kane
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 469 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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