Friendswood is an unincorporated community in Guilford Township, Hendricks County, Indiana.
History [ edit ]
Friendswood was a station and shipping point on the railroad.
A post office was established at Friendswood in 1868, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1909.  One source speculates the name may indicate the presence of Friends, or  Quakers. 
References [ edit ]
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11 . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "Friendswood, Indiana". . Geographic Names Information System United States Geological Survey . Retrieved . 2009-10-17
^ . Inter-State Publishing Company. 1885. p. 616. History of Hendricks County, Indiana: Together with Sketches of Its Cities, Villages and Towns, Educational, Religious, Civil, Military, and Political History, Portraits of Prominent Persons, and Biographies of Representative Citizens
^ "Hendricks County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014 . Retrieved . 3 October 2014
^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). . Indiana University Press. p. 140. From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...perhaps suggesting a Quaker influence...