Place:Kansas, Seneca, Ohio, United States

Watchers
NameKansas
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates41.233°N 83.283°W
Located inSeneca, Ohio, United States
Also located inLiberty (Township), Seneca, Ohio, United States     (1855 - )
Contained Places
Cemetery
Kansas Cemetery
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


Kansas is an inhabited place.

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"Abraham Ash, guardian of Jacob Ash, on the ninth day of March, 1855, laid out the town of Kansas, near the northwest corner of the (Liberty) township. It is on in the line of the Lake Erie and Louisville Railroad. It is fourteen miles from Tiffin and 13 miles from Fremont. The town has won dry goods store and a store of general variety, one grocery and provision store, one cooper shop, one blacksmith shop, one wagon shop, one stove factory, one steam sawmill and one grist mill. There are about 50 dwellings, occupied by over two hundred inhabitants." Source: Seneca Co History 1880--Msscarlet1957 12:42, 9 February 2008 (EST)