Marietta, Indiana

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Marietta
Unincorporated community
Marietta is located in Indiana
Marietta
Marietta
Marietta is located in the US
Marietta
Marietta
Coordinates: 39°26′29″N 85°53′02″W / 39.44139°N 85.88389°W / 39.44139; -85.88389Coordinates: 39°26′29″N 85°53′02″W / 39.44139°N 85.88389°W / 39.44139; -85.88389
Country United States
State Indiana
County Shelby
Township Hendricks
Elevation[1] 722 ft (220 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46176
FIPS code 18-46782[2]
GNIS feature ID 438606

Marietta is an unincorporated community in Hendricks Township, Shelby County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[3]

History[edit]

Marietta was platted in 1839.[4] A post office was established at Marietta in 1848, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1904.[5] Marietta once contained a high school which was discontinued at an unknown date.[6]

Geography[edit]

Marietta is located at 39°26′29″N 85°53′02″W / 39.44139°N 85.88389°W / 39.44139; -85.88389.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-11-06. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Marietta, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  4. ^ Chadwick, Edward H. (1909). Chadwick's History of Shelby County, Indiana. B.F. Bowen. p. 271. 
  5. ^ "Shelby County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 4 December 2015. 
  6. ^ Shelby County, Indiana History & Families. Turner Publishing Company. 1992. p. 57. ISBN 978-1-56311-078-8.