Hewins, Kansas

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Hewins, Kansas
Unincorporated community
Hewins, Kansas is located in Kansas
Hewins, Kansas
Hewins, Kansas
Hewins, Kansas is located in the US
Hewins, Kansas
Hewins, Kansas
Location within the state of Kansas
Coordinates: 37°2′27″N 96°24′30″W / 37.04083°N 96.40833°W / 37.04083; -96.40833Coordinates: 37°2′27″N 96°24′30″W / 37.04083°N 96.40833°W / 37.04083; -96.40833
Country United States
State Kansas
County Chautauqua
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Hewins is a small unincorporated community in Chautauqua County, Kansas, United States. The post office was established April 4, 1906, and closed April 8, 1966.[1] Hewins was named after Edwin M. Hewins, a rancher and member of the Kansas Legislature.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ From Whence They Came: A Little History of Hewins, Kansas, Ester Leonard, Arrow Press, San Antonio, 1983.
  2. ^ Rydjord, John (1972). Kansas Place-Names. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, Oklahoma. p. 338. ISBN 0-8061-0994-7. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Heer, Esther Leonard. From Whence We Came: A Little History of Hewins, Kansas. Arrow Press: San Antonio, 1983.