Palestine is an unincorporated town in Brookville Township, Franklin County, Indiana.
Palestine was platted in 1849. It was named for the geographic region of Palestine.
Palestine is located at 39°25′02″N 84°55′40″W / 39.41722°N 84.92778°W.
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...called Palestine for the biblical region.