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Last Home of Squire Boone

Location: SR 135 and SR 11 junction, before the Mauckport-Brandenburg Ohio River Bridge. (Harrison County, Indiana)

Erected by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission, 1966

ID# : 31.1966.1

Text

Four miles northwest Squire Boone, wilderness scout, brother of Daniel, settled on Buck Creek in 1804. He built Harrison County's first mill. Squire Boone died in 1815.

Keywords

Early Settlement and Exploration