(1814 - 1896)Granny Cowden was believed to have been the 1st white woman in Kansas. You can visit her grave in the Civil War section at the Iola Cemetery west of town on Highway 54. You can also find out more about her in the Allen County Historical Museum at the intersection of Washington and Madison Avenues.
|Placed By||Iola CITF/PRIDE|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 288720 N 4200016|
|Decimal Degrees||37.92318333, -95.40376667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 55.391', W 95° 24.226'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 55' 23.46" N, 95° 24' 13.56" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2-98 E Jackson St, Iola KS 66749, US|
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