Kanosh (HM1FG9)

Location: Kanosh, UT 84637 Millard County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 48.131', W 112° 26.248'

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The townsite of Kanosh selected by Brigham Young was surveyed in 1867. The first settlers were Noah Avery, William Penney and Baldwin Watts. Upon advice from Brigham Young, families from Petersburg, Corn Creek, added strength to the new settlement. C-Nos, a Pahvant Indian Chief and his tribe of 400 lived in this locality, hence the name "Kanosh" was given to the place.

This tithing office building, erected in 1870, was also used as a meetinghouse. Culbert King was the first bishop. The Latter-day Saints Church granted use of the building to the Daughters of Utah Pioneers in 1952.
HM NumberHM1FG9
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series
Marker Number200
Year Placed1954
Placed BySally Kanosh Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers.
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:55am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 375178 N 4295806
Decimal Degrees38.80218333, -112.43746667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 48.131', W 112° 26.248'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 48' 7.86" N, 112° 26' 14.88" W
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Area Code(s)435
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 60-94 UT-133, Kanosh UT 84637, US
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