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Okemos Village Historical Marker

Corner Okemos Road and Hamilton Road, Okemos, MI 48864
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It's a historical marker

This is certainly not a major tourist attraction. There is a short history of Okemos including the... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2016
TVRGuy
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East Lansing, MI
Interesting information

This marker gives you the background on how the town got it's name. It was named for a Native... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2015
DanielPofMI
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Williamston, Michigan
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19 Feb 2016
“It's a historical marker”
7 Jun 2015
“Interesting information”
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Corner Okemos Road and Hamilton Road, Okemos, MI 48864
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Reviewed 19 February 2016

This is certainly not a major tourist attraction. There is a short history of Okemos including the origin of the name. Interesting local history.

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Reviewed 8 June 2015

This marker gives you the background on how the town got it's name. It was named for a Native American chief, Okemos, who lived in the vicinity. The local high school team is aptly named the Chieftains (although the depiction of him didn't look at...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2013

A very interesting historical marker. One side gives a history of Okemos. The other side is a history of Chief Okemos for whom the town was named. Be sure to read both sides. Located on Okemos Road near the SE corner of Okemos Road and...More

1  Thank Chipperhigh2
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