Queensville, Indiana

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Queensville
Unincorporated community
Queensville is located in Indiana
Queensville
Queensville
Queensville is located in the US
Queensville
Queensville
Coordinates: 39°03′04″N 85°40′38″W / 39.05111°N 85.67722°W / 39.05111; -85.67722Coordinates: 39°03′04″N 85°40′38″W / 39.05111°N 85.67722°W / 39.05111; -85.67722
Country United States
State Indiana
County Jennings
Township Geneva
Elevation[1] 676 ft (206 m)
ZIP code 47265
FIPS code 18-62550[2]
GNIS feature ID 441693

Queensville is an unincorporated community in Geneva Township, Jennings County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Queensville was originally called Lynnville, and under the latter name was laid out in 1848. In 1855 the village adopted the name Queensville.[3]

A post office was established at Queensville in 1847, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1927.[4]

Geography[edit]

Queensville is located at 39°03′04″N 85°40′38″W / 39.05111°N 85.67722°W / 39.05111; -85.67722.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Jennings Co. Historical Society (1999). Jennings Co., Indiana - Pictorial. Turner Publishing Company. p. 69. 
  4. ^ "Jennings County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 9 November 2014.