Paddock-Hubbard House

Paddock-Hubbard House (HM1HVM)

Location: Concord, MI 49237 Jackson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 10.677', W 84° 38.521'

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In 1843 New York natives Alfred and Ruth Paddock migrated to Concord Township. Within two years they erected this Greek Revival house, reminiscent of those in their home state. A prominent merchant, Alfred Paddock (1805-1870) owned and operated one of Concord's first flour mills. He served as township supervisor from 1844 to 1849 and in the Michigan State Senate from 1853 to 1854. In 1854 the Paddocks hosted Concord's first meeting of the Universalist Society in this house.

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In February 1897 Truman and Cora Hubbard rented this house from the Paddock family, and eventually purchased the property in 1902. Truman Hubbard served on the Concord village council from 1918 to 1933. In 1953 his farm east of Concord was the site of the first producing oil well in Jackson County. In 1986 the Hubbard's daughter Marion McFarlane (1909-1991) founded the Hubbard Memorial Museum Foundation so that her family's home would become a museum following her death.
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HM NumberHM1HVM
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Marker NumberL1842
Year Placed1994
Placed ByBureau of Michigan History, Michigan Department of State
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, November 17th, 2014 at 9:01am PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 694743 N 4672225
Decimal Degrees42.17795000, -84.64201667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 10.677', W 84° 38.521'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 10' 40.62" N, 84° 38' 31.26" W
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Area Code(s)517
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 225 Hanover St, Concord MI 49237, US
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