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Near Chapman in Dickinson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

St. Patrick's Mission Church

1864 - 2008

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2015
1. St. Patrick's Mission Church Marker
Inscription.

Established by
Fr. Dumortier, frontier missionary
First Mass December, 1864
Catholic mission for
Irish Settlers and Native Americans
Used as a school and community
meeting place
Destroyed by tornado on June 11, 2008
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Built c.1861
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
1987

 
Location. 38° 58.836′ N, 97° 0.423′ W. Marker is near Chapman, Kansas, in Dickinson County. Marker is on 2650th Avenue 0.2 miles east of Red Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chapman KS 67431, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); The World Wide Movement of Hi-Y (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Butterfield Trail (approx. 1.6 miles away); Historical Kansas (was approx. 7 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Kansas' First Kindergarten (approx. 7.9 miles away); Jacob B. Ehrsam
St. Patrick's Mission Church NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2015
2. St. Patrick's Mission Church NRHP Marker
(approx. 7.9 miles away); Carry A. Nation (approx. 7.9 miles away); Purple Heart Memorial (approx. 10.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chapman.
 
Also see . . .  St. Patrick's Mission Church History. (Submitted on November 13, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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St. Patrick's Mission Church Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2015
3. St. Patrick's Mission Church Markers
St. Patrick's Mission Church Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2015
4. St. Patrick's Mission Church Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 13, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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