Frederick W. Straus

Frederick W. Straus (HM1DSC)

Location: Ligonier, IN 46767 Noble County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 27.824', W 85° 35.272'

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1833 - 1898

Came to Ligonier as a Jewish peddler in 1854. He became a retailer, buggy manufacturer, a banker and realtor. He was known as a fair and honest man. His buggy factory known as the Ligonier Carriage Co. was in the Essex Wire building that was torn down in 2008. He established the Citizens bank at 227 S. Cavin Street.
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Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 3:26am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 617927 N 4591200
Decimal Degrees41.46373333, -85.58786667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 27.824', W 85° 35.272'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 27' 49.44" N, 85° 35' 16.32" W
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Area Code(s)260
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 102 W 3rd St, Ligonier IN 46767, US
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