Mt Vernon in Linn County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
1837 — 1937
the advent of the first white
settler in Linn County, Iowa
a true pioneer- a worthy citizen
Ashley, Mayflower, Marion, Linn & Balliet Chapters Daughters of the American Revolution of Linn County, Iowa
Erected 1937 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 41° 56.52′ N, 91° 27.059′ W. Marker is in Mt Vernon, Iowa, in Linn County. Marker is on West Mount Vernon Road (County Route E 48), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at the Abbe Creek School Museum Site. Marker is at or near this postal address: 831 W Mt Vernon Rd, Mount Vernon IA 52314, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Military Road (approx. 2.3 miles away); Freedom Flame (approx. 9.9 miles away).
Additional keywords. Daughters of the American Revolution Lincoln Highway
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 14, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.