Near Thayer in Union County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
first white settlement
in Union County
Erected 1923 by the Nancy McKay Marsh Chapter and the Iowa Society, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 41° 3.068′ N, 94° 6.013′ W. Marker is near Thayer, Iowa, in Union County. Marker is on Mt. Pisgah Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is 1.8 miles west, and south, of US 169 on Mt Pisgah Road. Marker is in this post office area: Thayer IA 50254, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Pisgah – Mormon Pioneer Way Station/Chief Pied Riche Tells the Spirit of Mt. Pisgah (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.3 miles away).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 233 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 18, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.