Lupton

Name:

Lupton

County:

Ogemaw

Zip Code:

48635

Latitude / Longitude:

44° 25′ 52″ N, 84° 1′ 33″ W

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Time Zone:

Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)

Comments:

Lupton is an unincorporated community in the southeast corner of the township at 44°25’52″N 84°01’33″W. The Lupton ZIP code 48635 serves the eastern portion of the township as well as a portion of western Goodar Township to the east, eastern Hill Township to the southeast, western Cumming Township to the south and the northeast corner of Logan Township to the south of Hill Township and the northwest corner of Churchill Township to the south of Cumming Township. Lupton was first settled by several Quaker families from Ohio, including that of Emmor Lupton in 1880. It was first known as “Lane Heights” and given a post office as “Lane” in April 1881. A depot on the Detroit, Bay City and Alpena Railroad was opened in January 1893. The post office was renamed Lupton in June 1893.

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