Hippolyte Grignon

Hippolyte Grignon (HM15Z0)

Location: Appleton, WI 54914 Outagamie County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 14.864', W 88° 25.408'

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In 1835, just west of this marker, Hippolyte Grignon, the first white settler in what was to become Appleton, built a log house known as "White Heron" with two attached wings for a trading post and quarters for travelers. Within the walls of the log house, Father Florimond Bonduel, a Belgian priest, Celebrated the first mass in the Appleton region in 1848.

Erected by St. Mary Court 182
National Catholic Society of Foresters
HM NumberHM15Z0
Year Placed1984
Placed ByNational Catholic Society of Foresters
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Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 2:46pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 386350 N 4900373
Decimal Degrees44.24773333, -88.42346667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 14.864', W 88° 25.408'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 14' 51.84" N, 88° 25' 24.48" W
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Area Code(s)920
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1501 S Lutz Dr, Appleton WI 54914, US
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