Darke County Genealogical Researchers > Township > Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP was formed in June 1839, by taking all of Township 8 North, Range 4 East, that is in the county, and the eastern tier of sections of Township 9 North, Range 3 East; which territory was part of Van Buren Township.
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Schools School locations on map are from the 1888 atlas
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Communities in Franklin Township

Name Location Latitude Longitude

Pop.

Landis

SR571 at Hahn Rd. and Burkholder Rd.

400315N

0843011W

Miller Grove

Hollansburg-Sampson Rd. east of Schnorf-Jones Rd.

400024N

0842751W

Painter Creek 1875

SR571, Schnorf-Jones Rd. and Painter Creek-Arcanum Rd.

400208N

0842810W

Red River

Red River-West Grove Rd. north of Yount Rd.

400448N

0842655W

Union Corners

Yount Rd. and Gettysburg-Pitsburg Rd.

400445N

0842925W

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