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LeRoy in Coffey County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Founding of LeRoy, Kansas

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
1. Founding of LeRoy, Kansas Marker
Inscription.

In memory
LeRoy, Kansas
Founded in 1855 by
Thomas Crabree, John Scott
and Frederick Troxel.

 
Location. 38° 5.028′ N, 95° 37.98′ W. Marker is in LeRoy, Kansas, in Coffey County. Marker is on Main Street north of Kansas Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is next to the pavilion at the center of the City Park. Marker is in this post office area: Le Roy KS 66857, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Opothleyahola (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); History of LeRoy, Kansas (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Coffey County Fair (approx. 9.2 miles away); Coffey County Fairgrounds (approx. 9.3 miles away); 8 Elements of Kansas Exploring (approx. 9.5 miles away); Coffey County Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 9.6 miles away); Burlington, Kansas (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LeRoy.
 
Also see . . .  Early History of LeRoy, Kansas. (Submitted on December 31, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Founding of LeRoy, Kansas Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
2. Founding of LeRoy, Kansas Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 31, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 31, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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