Genealogical Society of Marion County

Marion County Boundary & Township Lines

Marion County Township Lines:
 
 
 

Marion County Boundary Changes

01 Apr 1822
MARION created from DELAWARE New Purchase (later ADAMS New Purchase); part of DELAWARE New Purchase attached to MARION for administrative and judicial purposes. (Ind. Acts 1821, 6th sess., ch. 72, secs. 1, 3, 7/pp. 135-136, 138)
 
07 Apr 1823
MARION lost part of DELAWARE New Purchase (later ADAMS New Purchase) attachment to creation of HAMILTON. (Ind. Acts 1822, 7th sess., ch. 52, secs. 1-2/p. 100)
 
01 Jul 1823
MARION lost all of DELAWARE New Purchase (later ADAMS New Purchase) attachment to creation of MADISON. (Ind. Acts 1822, 7th sess., ch. 50, sec. 1/p. 94)
 
07 Jan 1824
MARION boundaries were clarified [no change]. (Ind. Acts 1823, 8th sess., spec., ch. 30/p. 52)
 
12 Feb 1825
Part of DELAWARE New Purchase (later ADAMS New Purchase) was attached to MARION for administrative and judicial purposes. (Ind. Acts 1825, 9th sess., ch. 12/p. 15)
 
01 Apr 1830
MARION lost ADAMS New Purchase attachment to creation of BOONE. (Ind. Acts 1829, 14th sess., ch. 24, secs. 1-2/p. 31)
10 Feb 1831
 
MARION gained small area from HENDRICKS. (Ind. Rev. Laws 1831, ch. 19, secs. 17, 39, 57, 61-62/pp. 115, 121, 126-128)