“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in LaGrange County, Indiana

Clickable Map of LaGrange County, Indiana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> LaGrange County, IN (15) DeKalb County, IN (47) Elkhart County, IN (77) Noble County, IN (19) Steuben County, IN (50) Branch County, MI (79) St. Joseph County, MI (55)  LaGrangeCounty(15) LaGrange County (15)  DeKalbCounty(47) DeKalb County (47)  ElkhartCounty(77) Elkhart County (77)  NobleCounty(19) Noble County (19)  SteubenCounty(50) Steuben County (50)  BranchCountyMichigan(79) Branch County (79)  St.JosephCounty(55) St. Joseph County (55)
LaGrange is the county seat for LaGrange County
Adjacent to LaGrange County, Indiana
      DeKalb County (47)  
      Elkhart County (77)  
      Noble County (19)  
      Steuben County (50)  
      Branch County, Michigan (79)  
      St. Joseph County, Michigan (55)  
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1 Indiana, LaGrange County, Brushy Prairie — 44.1966.1 — The Lagrange Phalanx
The Fourier System of communal living was attempted here between 1843 and 1848. Approximately thirty families lived by rules established in councils of industry, commerce, justice and education. Their "new social order" was a failure.Map (db m44878) HM
2 Indiana, LaGrange County, Howe — Gene Stratton-Porter Travel Plaza
Gene Stratton-Porter was Indiana's most widely read female author who delighted millions of readers. An ardent conservationist, Porter used her fame to support preservation of wetlands all across Indiana. Her photography and writing was published . . . Map (db m202623) HM
3 Indiana, LaGrange County, Howe — Samuel Porter Williams1814 Lebanon Connecticut — 1896 Lima Indiana —
To keep in mind Samuel Porter Williams Pioneer merchant and banker A loyal citizen and Christian A lover of home and friendsMap (db m212715) HM
4 Indiana, LaGrange County, Howe — Site of First LaGrange County Courthouse and Jail 1833 - 1843
Large Potawatomi village and first white settlement were here. Lima Twp. had first white settler in county, first white child born, first public school, and first commissioned twp. high school in Indiana.Map (db m212714) HM
5 Indiana, LaGrange County, Howe — Village of Lima Civil War Memorial
In memory of Civil War Veterans Village of Lima, 1864 Village of Lima Civil War Memorial This Lima Cannon was one of two celebration cannons for Lima & Ontario, produced in 1861 by Lima Foundry, 507 3rd Street. The villages fired . . . Map (db m212713) WM
6 Indiana, LaGrange County, LaGrange — Commemorating LaGrange Centennial 1836 - 1936
The Centennial Stone was erected in 1936 to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the founding of the Town of LaGrange on June 13, 1836. LaGrange County was established by act of the Indiana Legislature in 1832, sixteen years . . . Map (db m53909) HM
7 Indiana, LaGrange County, LaGrange — LaGrange County American Revolution Memorial
. . . Map (db m53908) HM
8 Indiana, LaGrange County, LaGrange — LaGrange County Civil War Memorial
LaGrange Co. To its Defenders of the Flag.Map (db m53947) HM
Paid Advertisement
9 Indiana, LaGrange County, LaGrange — LaGrange County Honor Rolls - W. W. I, Korea, and Other Service
( Plaque One ) Roll of Honor Citizens of LaGrange County who served our Country in World War I ( Names listed “A - L” ) ( Row One ) Floyd T. Aishe ▫ Clarence Virl Allen ▫ . . . Map (db m53928) WM
10 Indiana, LaGrange County, LaGrange — LaGrange County Organized 1832
Corner Stone laid with public ceremony. Aug. 15th A.D. 1878. County Organized May 14th A.D. 1832. Jacob Vandevanter Edmund Littlefield Arthur Barrows First Commissioners. Joshua T. Hobbs First . . . Map (db m53924) HM
11 Indiana, LaGrange County, LaGrange — LaGrange County Spanish American War Memorial
U. S. S. Maine Destroyed in Havana Harbor February 15th, 1898 This tablet is cast from material recovered from the U. S. S. MaineMap (db m53929) HM
12 Indiana, LaGrange County, LaGrange — LaGrange County W. W. II Honor Rolls
((The extreme weather-aged condition of these plaques - - has made them difficult to read.)) ( Plaque One ) Roll of Honor Citizens of LaGrange County who served our Country in World War II ( Names . . . Map (db m53927) WM
13 Indiana, Lagrange County, Shipshewana — Chief Shipshewana Memorial
In Memory of Chief Shipshewana and his band of Pottawattamie Indians, removed from this reservation Sept. 4, 1838 and escorted to Kansas by a company of soldiers. One year later, the heartbroken Chief was allowed to . . . Map (db m73391) HM
14 Indiana, Lagrange County, Shipshewana — ShipshewanaChief Shipshewana (Shup-she-wah-no)
Abraham Summey 1827 - 1900 Summey Town           Hezekiah Davis 1825 - 1891 Davis Town
Hezekiah Davis came to this area with his family in 1836. He was 10 years old. He grew up . . . Map (db m95561) HM
15 Indiana, Lagrange County, South Milford — South Milford World War I Monument
Honor Roll Albright, Arnold • Albright, Earl • Austin, Emoral • Barber, Claude • Bell, Cecil • Bell, Charles • Bell, Kathryn - Nurse • Brainard, Milo • Bryant, Frank • Bryant, Walter • Burris, Leo • Castator, Delos • Cookerly, Archie • . . . Map (db m72765) WM
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Sep. 30, 2023