Downs in Osborne County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Pioneers, O Pioneers
and hapless children who
lived on these prairies
before the coming of the
railroad, July 27, 1879, and
especially to those who lie
buried here, this memorial is
Erected 1969 by the Children of Henry and Rosa Ise.
Location. 39° 30.594′ N, 98° 33.167′ W. Marker is in Downs, Kansas, in Osborne County. Touch for map. Monument is in Downs Cemetery, along US Highway 24, on the west side of town. Marker is in this post office area: Downs KS 67437, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Unknown Dead (a few steps from this marker); Sod and Stubble (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Founding of Downs, Kansas (approx. 0.7 miles away); Missouri Pacific Railroad Depot (approx. 0.7 miles away); Carnegie Library (approx. 0.8 miles away); Memorial Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); World's Largest Ball of Sisal Twine (approx. 6.4 miles away); Homestead of J. Gledhill (approx. 6.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downs.
Also see . . . History of Downs, Kansas. (Submitted on August 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 463 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. submitted on August 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.