Nadeau, Michigan

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Nadeau, Michigan
Unincorporated community
Nadeau, Michigan is located in Michigan
Nadeau, Michigan
Nadeau, Michigan
Coordinates: 45°36′32″N 87°33′10″W / 45.60889°N 87.55278°W / 45.60889; -87.55278Coordinates: 45°36′32″N 87°33′10″W / 45.60889°N 87.55278°W / 45.60889; -87.55278[1]
Country United States
State Michigan
County Menominee
Township Nadeau
Elevation[1] 827 ft (252 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 49863
Area code(s) 906
GNIS feature ID 633202[1]

Nadeau is an unincorporated community in Menominee County, Michigan, United States. Nadeau is located in Nadeau Township along US Highway 41 and the Canadian National Railway, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) north of Carney.[2] Nadeau has a post office with ZIP code 49863.[3]

History[edit]

Nadeau was settled as a farm owned by Barney Nadeau. In 1878, the Chicago and North Western Railway opened a station in the community. A post office opened in Nadeau under the name Nadean, with Barney Nadeau serving as postmaster; the name was corrected to Nadeau on February 20, 1890.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Nadeau, Michigan
  2. ^ Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget (2010) (pdf). Delta County (Map). http://www.michigan.gov/documents/CGI_COUNTY-v4_MENOMINEE_COUNTY_125257_7.pdf. Retrieved 2011-01-01.
  3. ^ ZIP Code Lookup, United States Post Office
  4. ^ Romig, Walter (1986) [1973]. Michigan Place Names. Detroit, Michigan: Wayne State University Press. ISBN 0-8143-1838-X.