Bay Settlement, Wisconsin

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Bay Settlement, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Bay Settlement, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Bay Settlement, Wisconsin
Bay Settlement, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°33′11″N 87°53′26″W / 44.55306°N 87.89056°W / 44.55306; -87.89056Coordinates: 44°33′11″N 87°53′26″W / 44.55306°N 87.89056°W / 44.55306; -87.89056
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Brown
Elevation 732 ft (223 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 920
GNIS feature ID 1561321[1]

Bay Settlement is an unincorporated community located in the town of Scott, Brown County, Wisconsin, United States. Bay Settlement is located on the outskirts of Green Bay 7 miles (11 km) east-northeast of the city's downtown.

History[edit]

Bay Settlement is one of the oldest settlements in Wisconsin, as only Green Bay, De Pere, and Prairie du Chien are older. The settlement had a population of eight people in 1830. The community is home to Holy Cross Church, one of the oldest Catholic congregations in the county, which succeeded a mission established at Bay Settlement in 1834. In 1868, a post office opened in Bay Settlement.[2]

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