Devon, Kansas

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Devon, Kansas
Unincorporated community
KDOT map of Bourbon County (legend)
KDOT map of Bourbon County (legend)
Country United States
State Kansas
County Bourbon
Founded 1860
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code 620
GNIS ID 474553

Devon is an unincorporated community in Bourbon County, Kansas, United States.[1]

History[edit]

Devon was originally called Mill Creek, and under the latter name was founded in 1860. The present name is after Devon, in England.[2]

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Devon, Kansas
  2. ^ "Many Towns Have Disappeared". The Fort Scott Tribune. Jul 16, 1976. pp. 2C. Retrieved 16 May 2015. 

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Coordinates: 37°55′20″N 94°49′09″W / 37.92222°N 94.81917°W / 37.92222; -94.81917