Near Somerset in Wabash County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1968 by Indiana Society of Pioneers. (Marker Number 85.1967.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 40° 41.918′ N, 85° 54.451′ W. Marker is near Somerset, Indiana, in Wabash County. Marker is on County Road 900 S 0.2 miles west of County Road 650 W, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Slocum Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Somerset IN 46984, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frances Slocum Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Francis Godfroy's Council Chambers (approx. 5.8 miles away); Burial Place of Francis Godfroy (approx. 5.8 miles away); Miami Indian Mills (approx. 6.1 miles away); House of Chief Richardville (approx. 6.8 miles away); Camp Wabash (approx. 7.7 miles away); Brush Carbon Arc Light (approx. 8.1 miles away); Thomas F. Payne / Modoc (approx. 8.1 miles away).
Also see . . . Frances Slocum - Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on July 10, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
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