Counties were not yet laid of, but they elected their representatives by townships.
By that time yeomanry from twenty-three townships had joined in the pursuit.
Wyoming contained eight townships, each containing a square of five miles, beautifully situated on both sides of the Susquehanna.
The townships in a new country are numbered at first, not named.
In the New England states they represented the townships, in other states the counties.
In this State, there are no civil divisions into townships as in Ohio, Indiana, &c.
At the outset, the townships also bought provisions for all their citizens.
What knew I of tracts, of townships, of quarter sections or of subdivisions?
Because he was a land miser, hoarding parishes and townships.
In the county they settled in Putnam, College and Franklin townships.