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Frankfort City

Frankfort City Hall is located at 301 East Clinton Street, Frankfort, IN 46041; phone: 765-654-7332.

Charles H. and Emma Condon House, ca. 1902, 603 South Jackson Street, Frankfort, IN.

Photo: Charles H. and Emma Condon House, ca. 1902, 603 South Jackson Street, Frankfort, IN. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1997. Photographed by User:Nyttend (own work), 2011, [cc0-by-1.0 (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/deed.en], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed December, 2014.

The first settlers in the area (John William Pence and Nicholas Pence) came from Warren County, Ohio in 1829. The Pence's donated 60 acres for the erection of public buildings thereby securing the location for designation as the Clinton County seat of government. The name Frankfort was chosen by the brothers to honor their ancestral German home. The town was platted in 1839 as 8 blocks surrounding a public square. [1]

  1. www.frankfort-in.gov, accessed December, 2014.
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