Near Centerville in Linn County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected by Indian Awareness Center of the Fulton County Historical Society and St. Philippine Duchesne Memorial Park Committee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Native Americans • Women. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1842.
Location. 38° 14.063′ N, 94° 56.61′ W. Marker is near Centerville, Kansas, in Linn County. Marker is on the grounds of St. Philippine Duchesne Memorial Park, off 1525th Road, about four miles ENE of Centerville. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Centerville KS 66014, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Priests House (here, next to this marker); Father Petit and the Trail of Death (a few steps from this marker); Log Cabin School (a few steps from this marker); "Quah-Kah-Ka-Num-Ad" (within shouting distance of this marker); Daily Offering (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Onkweonweke Katsitsiio Teotsitsianekaron Ft. Scott and California Road (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Father Petit and the Potawatomi 'Trail of Death' (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Centerville.
Also see . . . St. Philippine Duchesne Memorial Park, KS. (Submitted on December 7, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 7, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 395 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.