Milo is an unincorporated community in Jefferson Township, Huntington County, Indiana.
History [ edit ]
Milo was never properly laid out or
platted. A post office called Milo was established in 1881, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1923. [3 ] Milo M. Sharp was an early postmaster. [4 ] [5 ]
Milo was a station and shipping point on the Clover Leaf Railroad.
Geography [ edit ]
Milo is located at
. 40°39′14″N 85°28′06″W / 40.65389°N 85.46833°W
References [ edit ]
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "Milo, Indiana". . Geographic Names Information System United States Geological Survey . Retrieved . 2009-10-17
^ a b Bash, Frank Sumner (1914). . The Lewis Publishing Company. p. 161. History of Huntington County, Indiana: A Narrative Account of Its Historical Progress, Its People, and Its Principal Interests
^ "Huntington County". Jim Forte Postal History . Retrieved . 18 October 2014
^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). . Indiana University Press. p. 222. From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...named for Milo M. Sharp, first postmaster...