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VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP was erected in June 1838, and named for the President who was in office at that time. It was taken from the south end of Adams and east end of Neave townships, and contained all of Township 8 North, Range 4 East, that is in the county, and all of Township 9 North, Range 3 East except sections 5, 6, 7 and 8, which are included in Greenville Township. In June 1839, Franklin Township was formed, containing all of Van Buren Township east of a line running north from the southwest corner of Section 36, Township 9 North, Range 3 East.
1857 Van Buren 1875 Van Buren 1857 Wall Map 1875 Atlas

Township 9N (Sections 2-4, 9-11, 14-23, 26-35) Range 3E West of the Greater Miami River Survey

Sec

Part

Last Name

First Name

MI

Year

Mo

Day

Total Acres

2

WNW

HARSHEY

Christian

1833

4

4

77.16

3

ENE

HARSHEY

Christian

1833

4

4

227.24

3

ENW

ARNOLD

William

1826

6

10

77.12

3

SE

HARSHEY

Christian

1833

4

4

0.00

4

ESW

ROLL

Benjamin

1832

4

4

78.00

4

NW

WALKER

John

1833

4

4

156.00

9

ENW

HARPER

John

W

1833

4

4

80.00

9

ESW

CULBERTSON

Samuel

C

1831

4

2

80.00

9

WSW

CULBERTSON

Samuel

C

1829

3

12

80.00

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17

ENE

SUMNER

Orren

1829

3

12

80.00

17

ESE

TOWNSEND

Eli

1834

8

14

80.00

18

ESE

ADAMS

George

1821

8

1

80.00

19

ENE

JAY

Isaac

1833

4

4

80.00

19

ESE

DAVIS

Reuben

1831

7

2

80.00

19

WNE

JAY

William

1829

3

12

80.00

20

ENW

SEBRING

Jacob

1831

1

3

80.00

20

ESW

TOWNSEND

Jonathan

1823

9

4

80.00

20

WNW

PEARSON

Allen

1830

11

1

80.00

20

WSE

WEBBER

Isaac

1831

4

2

80.00

29

ENW

TOWNSEND

Jonathan

1834

8

14

80.00

29

WNW

TOWNSEND

Jonathan

1831

4

2

80.00

30

NE

COMPTON

Amos

1830

11

1

160.00

30

WSE

TILMAN

John

1831

10

3

80.00

35

ENE

MAY

John

1832

3

5

80.00

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