Posey House

Posey House (HM669)

Location: Corydon, IN 47112 Harrison County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 12.674', W 86° 7.642'

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Built 1817 - - Home of Col. Thomas Posey, son of Gov. Posey. Col. Posey (1792 - 1863) served as Treasurer of Harrison County; Cashier of Corydon Branch of the Bank of Vincennes; U.S. Military Pension Agent in Indiana; Adjutant General of Indiana; Legislator representing Harrison County; early Corydon merchant; an active Mason; and an ardent Methodist.Although he never married, he reared fourteen orphans in his home. Since 1925, Museum and Chapter House of the Hoosier Elm Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
HM NumberHM669
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
Marker Number31.1965.1
Year Placed1965
Placed ByMemory of Misses Margaret, Mary Hane, and Olive Griffin, and Helen Griffin O'Leary
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 1:20pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 576395 N 4229612
Decimal Degrees38.21123333, -86.12736667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 12.674', W 86° 7.642'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 12' 40.44" N, 86° 7' 38.52" W
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Area Code(s)812
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 213 N Oak St, Corydon IN 47112, US
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