Wellsboro is an unincorporated community in Noble Township, LaPorte County, Indiana.
History [ edit ]
Wellsboro was laid out in 1875 at the junction of two railroads.
It was named for its founders, Charles F. and Theodore H. Wells. [3 ] Wellsboro (originally spelled Wellsborough) contained a post office from 1877 until 1955. [4 ] [5 ]
Geography [ edit ]
Wellsboro is located at
. 41°29′50″N 86°45′55″W / 41.49722°N 86.76528°W
References [ edit ]
^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25 . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ . C. C. Chapman & Co. 1880. p. 811. History of La Porte County, Indiana: Together with Sketches of Its Cities, Villages, and Townships
^ Daniels, E. D. (1904). . Lewis Publishing Co. p. 106. A twentieth century history and biographical record of La Porte County, Indiana
^ "LaPorte County". Jim Forte Postal History . Retrieved . 29 December 2014