Klaasville is an unincorporated community in Hanover Township, Lake County, Indiana.
A post office was established at Klaasville in 1882, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1902.
The community was named for the German American Klaas family of pioneer settlers. [3 ] [4 ]
Geography [ edit ]
Klaasville is located at
. 41°21′21″N 87°31′03″W / 41.35583°N 87.51750°W
References [ edit ]
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "Klaasville, Indiana". . Geographic Names Information System U.S. Geological Survey . Retrieved . 2009-10-17
^ "Lake County". Jim Forte Postal History . Retrieved . 21 December 2014
^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). . Indiana University Press. p. 186. From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...named for the local Klaas family. An early German settler was H. Klaas...