1863 - 1963The Village of De Forest and the surrounding 2200 acres were once owned by Isaac N. De Forest. He purchased the site for $25.00 an acre in 1854 to farm and raise wheat. In 1856, before moving to Wetmore, Kansas, he started platting the site for a village.
|Placed By||DeForest Area Citizens|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 9:10pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 309989 N 4790861|
|Decimal Degrees||43.24661667, -89.34051667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 14.797', W 89° 20.431'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 14' 47.82" N, 89° 20' 25.86" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 183 S Durkee St, DeForest WI 53532, US|
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