Royal Oak in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Orson Starr Home
Erected 1985 by Bureau of History. (Marker Number 484.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 31.088′ N, 83° 8.735′ W. Marker is in Royal Oak, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is on North Main Street 0.1 miles south of West 13 Mile Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3123 North Main Street, Royal Oak MI 48073, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. Firman W. Clawson Homestead Site (approx. 0.9 miles away); Saginaw Trail / John Almon Starr House (approx. one mile away); Indian Trail Royal Oak Township Cemetery / Saint Mary Catholic Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Royal Oak (approx. 1.3 miles away); Roseland Park Mausoleum (approx. 1.8 miles away); First Baptist Church of Royal Oak (approx. 1.8 miles away); Royal Oak Woman's Club (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Royal Oak.
Also see . . . Orson Starr. The township’s first well known manufacturer, Orson Starr and his family, made their living by producing both bricks and cowbells. (Submitted on July 16, 2010.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2010, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 957 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2010, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.