Girard Township

Girard Township, organized March 21, 1882, has a name that is borne by townships and villages or cities in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Illinois, Kansas, and other states, in honor of Stephen Girard (b. 1750, d. 1831), of Philadelphia, a wealthy  merchant and philanthropist, founder of Girard College.

Source: The Book “Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance” Volume 17 – 1920 By Warren Upham”

About The Area

Population: 731
Area: 35.61444
Major Lakes: Beauty Shore, East Battle, Emma, Ethel, Mason, Tamarack
Minor Civil Division: 2711123840
Township and Range: T 133N - R 39W

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Commissioner District: District 4
Cities in this Township:
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Plat Books Last Updated: May 2016

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