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Thomas L. Kane

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2012
1. Thomas L. Kane Marker
Inscription. Commander of the Civil war "Bucktail Regiment" and founder of the borough of Kane. Breveted Major General in 1863. A friend of Brigham Young and staunch supporter of the Mormon pioneers. He died, 1883, and was buried at this chapel, built at his direction in 1876-78.
 
Erected 1980 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 39.465′ N, 78° 48.525′ W. Marker is in Kane, Pennsylvania, in McKean County. Marker is on Chestnut Street 0.1 miles west of South Edgar Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in front of Kane Memorial Chapel. Marker is in this post office area: Kane PA 16735, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Seneca Spring (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dr. Edward H. McCleery (approx. 5 miles away); Nebo Lutheran Chapel and Cemetery (approx. 9.1 miles away); First State Game Lands (approx. 13 miles away); Kinzua Dam (approx. 16.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Thomas Leiper Kane at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on February 20, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.War, US Civil
 
Thomas L. Kane Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2012
2. Thomas L. Kane Marker
Thomas L. Kane Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2012
3. Thomas L. Kane Marker
Thomas L. Kane image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
4. Thomas L. Kane
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 386 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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