Dexter in Washtenaw County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
St. Joseph Catholic Church
Erected 1979 by Michigan History Division, Department of State. (Marker Number L0626.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 20.246′ N, 83° 52.952′ W. Marker is in Dexter, Michigan, in Washtenaw County. Marker is at the intersection of Dover Street and 4th Street, on the left when traveling east on Dover Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3430 Dover St, Dexter MI 48130, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Dexter Depot / Track Pans (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dexter Area Civil War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Webster United Church of Christ (approx. 3½ miles away); Delhi Bridge (approx. 3.7 miles away); Oak Grove Cemetery Civil War Memorial (approx. 6.7 miles away); Chelsea / Chelsea Depot (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Welfare Building (approx. 7.1 miles away); First Congregational Church (approx. 7.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dexter.
More about this marker. The marker refers to Bishop Caspar Burgess. The correct spelling is Borgess.
Regarding St. Joseph Catholic Church. In 2008, a new church was built north of Dexter. This church is still being used for daily mass and special occasions. The school and convent are no longer in use.
Categories. • Churches & Religion •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 26, 2012, by Dave Wilcox of Grass Lake, Michigan. This page has been viewed 426 times since then and 11 times this year. Last updated on April 27, 2012, by Dave Wilcox of Grass Lake, Michigan. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 26, 2012, by Dave Wilcox of Grass Lake, Michigan. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.