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BESANCON HISTORICAL SOCIETY

15535 LINCOLN HIGHWAY EAST
NEW HAVEN, IN 46774

BESANCONHISTORY.ORG

 
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The Besancon Historical Society is a not-for-profit organization incorporated in 1995 to interpret and pass on the heritage and culture of those who settled and built up the eastern Allen County, Indiana area. The specific purposes of the society include:

  • promoting historical and genealogical research
  • conserving historic sites and structures
  • collecting and preserving artifacts and resource materials in its archives
  • stimulating interest in the history and genealogy of the area
The Holy Trinity Window over the main entrance to St. Louis Church in Besancon is seen at top left.