Barbee, Indiana

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Barbee, Indiana
Barbee is located in Indiana
Barbee
Barbee
Barbee is located in the United States
Barbee
Barbee
Coordinates: 41°17′27″N 85°42′44″W / 41.29083°N 85.71222°W / 41.29083; -85.71222Coordinates: 41°17′27″N 85°42′44″W / 41.29083°N 85.71222°W / 41.29083; -85.71222
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyKosciusko
TownshipTippecanoe
Elevation840 ft (256 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
46582
FIPS code18-03358[2]
GNIS feature ID430481

Barbee is an unincorporated community in Tippecanoe Township, Kosciusko County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[3]

History[edit]

A post office was established at Barbee in 1898, and closed that same year.[4] William Barbee was a pioneer settler in the area.[5]

Geography[edit]

Barbee is located at 41°17′27″N 85°42′44″W / 41.29083°N 85.71222°W / 41.29083; -85.71222.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2017-05-09.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "Barbee, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10.
  4. ^ "Kosciusko County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 25 November 2014.
  5. ^ Royse, L. W. (1919). A Standard History of Kosciusko County, Indiana: An Authentic Narrative of the Past, with Particular Attention to the Modern Era in the Commercial, Industrial, Educational, Civic and Social Development. A Chronicle of the People with Family Lineage and Memoirs. Lewis Publishing Company. p. 367.