Zionsville in Boone County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Patrick H. Sullivan
1794 - 1879
Patrick H. Sullivan, 1794-1879, was the first white settler in Boone County, 1823, and built the first log cabin. In 1857, he bought this site and lived here until 1872. He served in the War of 1812.
Erected 1962 by Zionsville Historical Society. (Marker Number 06.1962.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 39° 56.924′ N, 86° 15.75′ W. Marker is in Zionsville, Indiana, in Boone County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Hawthorne Street and S. 2nd Street, on the left when traveling west on W. Hawthorne Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 225 W. Hawthorne St, Zionsville IN 46077, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lincoln's Stop in Zionsville, Indiana (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Town of Zionsville Founded in 1852 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Michigan Road (approx. 1½ miles away); Indiana School for the Blind (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Central Canal (approx. Toll House - Michigan Road (approx. 8½ miles away); Hinkle Fieldhouse (approx. 8.9 miles away); Crown Hill (approx. 9.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zionsville.
Also see . . . IHB Review of Marker. In 2010 the Indiana Historical Bureau reviewed the marker for accuracy and relevance. The link is to the IHB report with their conclusions. (Submitted on July 31, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 31, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 31, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.