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Smithfield Township, Monroe County, Pa. Information

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Date: 1682
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Categories: Monroe County, Pennsylvania | Northampton County, Pennsylvania | Bucks County, Pennsylvania | Smithfield Township, Monroe County, Pennsylvania.


Timeline:

  • 1682 First residents
  • 1742 Township designated in Bucks County. Area included an area larger than present day Smithfield and Middle Smithfield combined.
  • 1748 Courts granted creation of Smithfield Township with some altered boundry lines
  • 1752 Northampton County is formed with Smithfield Township included.
  • 1760's Township then separated into Upper and Lower Smithfield Township.
  • 1814 Northampton County renamed "Lower Smithfield Township" as "Smithfield Township"
  • 1836 Monroe County created with Smithfield Township included.



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Smithfield Township 1860 Map with Property Owner Names
Smithfield Township 1860 Map with Property Owner Names

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