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Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Mayor Milton Jameson Payne

10 - 29 - 1829 7 - 17 - 1900

 
 
Mayor Milton Jameson Payne Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 15, 2011
1. Mayor Milton Jameson Payne Marker
Inscription.

Mayor of Kansas City - 1855 to 1859 and 1862. One of our outstanding pioneers of this great city. He was responsible for the first grading of streets beyond the levee and for obtaining the first gas and water plants. He also served in the Missouri Legislature where he had charge of the bill that brought the first railroad to Kansas City.

This plaque to honor him placed by
The Native Sons of Kansas City Missouri

 
Erected by Native Sons and Daughters of Greater Kansas City.
 
Location. 39° 4.403′ N, 94° 34.914′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Touch for map. Marker is in Union Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 227 East 28th Terrace, Kansas City MO 64108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elizabeth Duncan Porter (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Franklin Pierce Fisk (about 400 feet away); Lieutenant Joseph Boggs (about 500 feet away); Josephine Anderson (about 600 feet away); William Gebhardt (about 800 feet away); Catherine Purdom and Nancy Purdom Waskey
Mayor Milton Jameson Payne Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 15, 2011
2. Mayor Milton Jameson Payne Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Jefferson (Squire) Goforth (approx. 0.2 miles away); Col. William Miles Chick (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Also see . . .
1. Milton Jameson Payne Bio. (Submitted on February 8, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Native Sons and Daughters of Greater Kansas City. (Submitted on February 8, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 225 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 8, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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