Havilah Beardsley

Havilah Beardsley (HM1DZP)

Location: Elkhart, IN 46514 Elkhart County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 41.568', W 85° 58.71'

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1795 - 1856

In Honor of
Havilah Beardsley.
1795 - 1856

First physician of this township who purchased Section five of the Indians in 1829, and in 1832 laid out the original plat of Elkhart. Built the first saw mill in 1831; the first flour mill in 1832; the first carding mill in 1835; the second flour mill in 1845; the first paper mill in 1847.

Erected by his nephew Albert R. Beardsley 1913
Year Placed1913
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Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 12:03am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 585004 N 4616173
Decimal Degrees41.69280000, -85.97850000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 41.568', W 85° 58.71'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 41' 34.08" N, 85° 58' 42.60" W
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Area Code(s)574
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 223 W Beardsley Ave, Elkhart IN 46514, US
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