Places

  • Vincennes is also known as: Knox County / Vincennes city.

  • Vincennes tourist attractions include: Backyard Roller Coasters of John Ivers.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Clint Barmes (baseball player), Dan Stryzinski (american football player), David Carter (american football player), Nevin Ashley (baseball player), and Matthew Spencer (actor).

History

Vincennes is a city in and the county seat of Knox County, Indiana, United States. It is located on the Wabash River in the southwestern part of the state. Founded in 1732, Vincennes is the oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Indiana and one of the oldest settlements west of the Appalachians. According to the 2010 census, its population was 18,423, a decrease of 1. 5% from 18,701 in 2000. Inhabited for thousands of years by different cultures of indigenous peoples, in historic times, native groups were the Shawnee, Wabash, Miami tribe, among those in the Wabash confederacy. The first European settlers were Canadians, when Vincennes was founded as part of the French colony of Louisiana. After the French and Indian War (part of the Seven Years War), in defeat France ceded territory east of the Mississippi River to England. The area was under British rule associated with the colony of Canada until after the American Revolution. It then became part of the Illinois Country of the Colony and Dominion of Virginia...

The official website for the city of Vincennes is http://www.vincennes.org/.

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Vincennes Obituaries

It was revealed on September 14th, 2015 that William C Ringer passed away in Vincennes, Indiana.  Ringer was 77 years old and was born in Flint, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor William C's life.

It was revealed by Greeley Tribune on July 28th, 2015 that Robert Raymond "Bob" Fleck passed away in Greeley, Colorado.  Fleck was 82 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert Raymond "Bob"'s life.

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on July 18th, 2015 that Samuel J McDowell perished in Peoria, Illinois.  McDowell was 93 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Samuel J's life.

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on June 18th, 2015 that Jack Mason died in Peoria, Illinois.  Mason was 88 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jack's life.

It was written by Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier on May 31st, 2015 that Shirley Ann Farley (Christian) passed away in Waterloo, Iowa.  Ms. Farley was 79 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley Ann's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on February 12th, 2015 that William R Presnell died in Peoria, Illinois.  Presnell was 93 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William R's life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on February 12th, 2015 that William R Presnell perished in Peoria, Illinois.  Presnell was 93 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William R's life.

It was noted by Heritage Area Newspapers on November 19th, 2014 that Thelma Vassallo passed on in Woodhaven, Michigan.  Vassallo was 77 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thelma's life.

It was noted by Centralia Sentinel on November 11th, 2014 that Ryan Allen Cunningham died in Urbana, Illinois.  Cunningham was 30 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ryan Allen's life.

It was reported on September 5th, 2014 that James Freeman Prof Gilbert passed away in Portland, Oregon.  Gilbert was 83 years old and was born in Vincennes, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James Freeman Prof's life.

All Funeral Homes in Vincennes

Fredrick & Son Funeral Home

Construction on our facility started in 1903 and was completed in 1904; the building was used as a residence until 1950 when it was first converted into a funeral home. In 1987 the house next door was purchased and connected to the existing...

Colvin Funeral Home Incorporated

Colvin Funeral Home,Inc. has maintained a tradition of offering professional, yet personal service that has been associated with the Colvin family since 1908 when Oliver Colvin moved to Princeton. With his four sons joining him and then taking...

Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel

Lamb - Basham Memorial Chapel was founded on May 7, 1891 by P. H. Lamb and George Watt. The two men opened the funeral home in a building that stood across the street from the present location. The men also operated a livery stable located on a...

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Flummerfelt-Goodwin Funeral
5423 21st Ave Ne
Vincennes, WA 98185
Fredrick & Son Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Vincennes, WA 98185
Fredrick Duesterberg Funeral
5423 21st Ave Ne
Vincennes, WA 98185
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Gardner Brockman Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Vincennes, WA 98185
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MT Calvary Cemetery Association
5423 21st Ave Ne
Vincennes, WA 98185
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Vincennes Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Vincennes, WA 98185

Vincennes Funeral Home News

Frances (Manteuffel) Brumfield 1921-2010
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul's ... Mrs. Brumfield attended Varna Grade and High School, graduating with the Class of 1939 and then attended Vincennes University, Bradley University, Boulder College and Pestalozzi-Froebel College ...
http://mywebtimes.com/archives/ottawa/display.php?id=417252

Charles Leslie Les Cundiff
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Queen ... Nelson Darvin Kirchoff, 61, of Washington, died at 11:55 p.m. Friday at his residence. Born July 22, 1949, in Vincennes, he was the son of Nelson and Aline (Frederick) Kirchoff. Edward Ray Yeager, 75, of ...
http://washtimesherald.com/obituaries/x2073120527/Charles-Leslie-Les-Cundiff

William Carl makes a fitting, final return home
Jason Wellman, from Paolis Wellman Funeral Home, told me ... Matt and Corey left Bedford Monday morning, headed west with plans to stop Monday night in Vincennes. Matt, 33 and a native of Texas, called Bedford a really pretty town and said, It ...
http://www.tmnews.com/stories/2010/11/02/opinion.707924.tms

Neal Edward Chaplin, 54
Neal Edward Chaplin, 54, of Lawrenceville, died Sunday, October 24, 2010, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Smith Funeral Home in Lawrenceville. Services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
http://www.olneydailymail.com/obituaries/x1946666655/Neal-Edward-Chaplin-54

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A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Funeral (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Funeral is the debut full-length album by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire, released on September 14, 2004 in North America by Merge Records and on ...
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Vincennes, Indiana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The city of Vincennes is the county seat of Knox County, Indiana. ... Vincennes served as capital of the Indiana Territory from 1800 until 1813, when the ...
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Vincennes Funeral Homes and funeral services in Indiana
Listing all funeral homes in Vincennes, Indiana so you can easily send flowers to any location (same day delivery) or find any funeral service.
http://www.imortuary.com/funeral-homes/indiana/vincennes.php

Vincennes IN :: Government & Community :: Funerals & Memorials
426 S 15th St, Vincennes, IN (812) 882-3555. Funeral Information ... 521 Vigo St, Vincennes, IN (812) 882-8721. Fredrick, Patrick - Fredrick & Son Funeral Home ...
http://vincennes.indiana-services.com/government-community/funerals-memorials/

Vincennes University
Comprehensive two-year college located in Southwestern Indiana.
http://www.vinu.edu/