Centenary, Indiana

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Centenary
Unincorporated community
Vermillion County's location in Indiana
Vermillion County's location in Indiana
Centenary is located in Vermillion County, Indiana
Centenary
Centenary
Centenary's location in Vermillion County
Coordinates: 39°39′30″N 87°28′24″W / 39.65833°N 87.47333°W / 39.65833; -87.47333Coordinates: 39°39′30″N 87°28′24″W / 39.65833°N 87.47333°W / 39.65833; -87.47333
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Vermillion County
Township Clinton Township
Elevation 184 m (604 ft)
ZIP code 47842
GNIS feature ID 0432301[1]

Centenary is an unincorporated community in Clinton Township, Vermillion County, Indiana, United States.

History[edit]

The town was laid out in 1910 and may have been named for a local church.[2]

Geography[edit]

Centenary is located at 39°39′31″N 87°28′24″W / 39.65861°N 87.47333°W / 39.65861; -87.47333 (39.658530, -87.473210).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Centenary". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  2. ^ Baker, Ronald L.; Marvin Carmony (1975). Indiana Place Names. Indiana University Press. p. 27. ISBN 0-253-14167-2.