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Kaukauna in Outagamie County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Revolutionary War Veterans

 
 
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By Keith L, September 12, 2009
1. Revolutionary War Veterans Marker
Inscription. In this area, part of the Statesburg settlement, are the graves of Hendrick Aupaumut and Jacob Konkapot, Stockbridge Indians of Massachusetts. Captain Aupaumut won the notice of George Washington. Able tribal counselor, he served as envoy to western tribes and fought to redress Indian grievances. Konkapot served with the army stationed around Boston. A prosperous New York farmer in the 1780's, he employed white labor. At Statesburg he operated a sawmill.
 
Erected by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 236.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 44° 16.115′ N, 88° 16.904′ W. Marker is in Kaukauna, Wisconsin, in Outagamie County. Marker is on Thelen Avenue south of West 13th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is located in Thelen Park. Marker is in this post office area: Kaukauna WI 54130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wisconsin's First Deed (approx. 1.8 miles away); Treaty of the Cedars (approx. 2.4 miles away); Number 736 (approx. 4.8 miles
Revolutionary War Veterans Marker / Thelen Park image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, September 12, 2009
2. Revolutionary War Veterans Marker / Thelen Park
away); The Merging of Milwaukee-Downer and Lawrence Colleges (approx. 5.7 miles away); 9-11 Memorial (approx. 5.7 miles away); Vulcan Street Plant Replica (approx. 5.8 miles away); First Edison Hyrdoelectric System in America (approx. 5.8 miles away); Lawrence University (approx. 5.8 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The actual location of the gravesites are unknown. This park is believed to have been close to the old Stockbridge Indian cemetery located at the former Frank Thelen farm.
 
Also see . . .  Revolutionary War Graves. (Submitted on September 14, 2009.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNative AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
Revolutionary War Veterans Marker / Thelen Park image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, September 12, 2009
3. Revolutionary War Veterans Marker / Thelen Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 866 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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