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The City of DeSoto was founded in 1857 and named for the Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto¹.
Cedar Creek Road: Named after Cedar Creek, a small stream that enters Kansas about 1.5 miles east of DeSoto².
Kill Creek Regional Park: County Park located near 116th and Homestead Lane in DeSoto. The Kill Creek stream runs through the area and is the namesake for this park³.