Near Chapman in Dickinson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
St. Patrick's Mission Church
1864 - 2008
Fr. Dumortier, frontier missionary
First Mass December, 1864
Catholic mission for
Irish Settlers and Native Americans
Used as a school and community
Destroyed by tornado on June 11, 2008
has been placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
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 (approx. 7 miles away but has been reported missing); Kansas' First Kindergarten (approx. 7.9 miles away); Jacob B. Ehrsam 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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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 163 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 13, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.