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Godfroy Reserve

Location: SE corner of Main Street & Huntington Street/SR 18, Montpelier. (Blackford County, Indiana)

Erected by Francois Godfroy Chapter NSDAR 1989

ID# : 05.1989.1

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Reserved by U.S. to Chief Francois Godfroy of the Miami Nation of Indians by treaty at St. Mary's, Ohio, 6 October 1818, 3, 840 acres on Salamonie River at La Petite Prairie, Harrison Township, Blackford County; reserve lands sold 1827, 1836.

Keywords

Early Settlement and Exploration, American Indian/Native American