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Jessup
Parke County's location in Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Parke County
Township Florida Township
Elevation
162 m (531 ft)
ZIP code
47874
GNIS feature ID 437002

Jessup or Jessups Station is an unincorporated community in Florida Township, Parke County, Indiana, United States.

History

A post office was established at Jessup in 1867, and remained in operation until 1948. The community was named for one Mr. Jessup, an early settler.

Geography

Jessup is located at 39°39′26″N 87°15′24″W / 39.65722°N 87.25667°W / 39.65722; -87.25667 at an elevation of 531 feet.

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