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Newton Township

 
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Battle Creek, MI   49016
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Brief History of Newton 

First settled by Granville Beardslee, from Rochester, NY in 1834. It was named after Newton, MA. Set off from Burlington Township in 1837-1838. Early township officials: Stephen Graham (supervisor), Daniel Merrill (clerk), Granville Beardslee (assessor), James Dowling (assessor, justice of the peace), John Pearl (assessor), Henry W. Donnelly (treasurer), Ambrose M. Phelps (justice of the peace), Jonathan F. Noble (justice of the peace), and Moses S. Gleason (justice of the peace).

 

Records On-Line for Newton Township

Newton Township Hall Inventory of Holdings