Saint Johns, Indiana

Saint Johns is an unincorporated community in Butler Township, DeKalb County, Indiana.

Saint Johns
Saint Johns
Saint Johns
Coordinates: 41°18′31″N 85°06′49″W
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyDeKalb
TownshipButler
Elevation860 ft (260 m)
ZIP code
46738
FIPS code18-66906[2]
GNIS feature ID442564

History

Saint Johns once contained a post office called DeKalb.[3] It operated between 1840 and 1905.[4]

Geography

Saint Johns is located at 41°18′31″N 85°06′49″W.

References

  1. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. A variant name, DeKalb, for the county, was given to a post office...
  4. "DeKalb County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 3 September 2014.


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