For millennia, the Great Plains of North America were inhabited by nomadic Native Americans.From the 16th to 18th centuries, the Kingdom of France claimed ownership of large parts of North America.Claim jumping of the Coneburg town site and nearby land started to occur, thus causing a legal mess. In spring of 1871, he and five other men started the Peabody town company.Since the land title for the Peabody town site had no legal disputes, businesses immediately moved from Coneburg.Jason received a scholarship to Cowley County Community College. That season the Tigers finished 54-9 and won the NJCAA World Series.His sophomore year, he was the starting shortstop and was named First Team All Jayhawk Conference.
Patty was a two-time All Ark Valley League shortstop.His career numbers at FHSU included a .356 average, 34 doubles, 33 home runs, 37 stolen bases and 113 RBIs.He currently ranks in the top 10 in career doubles, home runs, hit by pitch and assists.In 1803, most of the land for modern day Kansas was acquired by the United States from France as part of the 828,000 square mile Louisiana Purchase. In 1855, Marion County was established, which included the land for modern day Peabody.In 1854, the Kansas Territory was organized under the provisions of the Kansas-Nebraska Act, then in 1861 Kansas became the 34th U. The first settlement made in the area was in September 1870, by a colony of settlers from Wisconsin. During the first month, the colony officers laid out a town on the north-half of section 4 township 22 and surveyed it into lots.During the winter of 1870, some of the settlers returned east to get supplies and bring out their families.In 1871, while the other settlers were gone, dissatisfaction arose in the community and it began to break up. Potter homesteaded the south-half of the same section of land.To stay up to date on our latest sale report, you can "Like" us on Facebook!We have updated our website so that you can easily view each page from your smart phone!Jason currently resides in Wichita with daughters Brennan and Isabel and son Jace.Please visit the consignment page for information on our next sale.