Doniphan

Name:

Doniphan

County:

Doniphan

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

39°38’30″N 95°4’51″W

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Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Doniphan is a small unincorporated community in Doniphan County, Kansas, United States. Doniphan is part of the St. Joseph, MO–KS Metropolitan Statistical.

Remains:

The company that founded the town was organized on November 11, 1854. Doniphan was incorporated in 1869. The community was named for Alexander William Doniphan, a military leader in the Mexican–American War.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

A post office was opened in Doniphan on March 3, 1855, and remained in operation until it was discontinued on August 15, 1943.

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