History of Clarke County

Madison Twp.


Source: reprint of "Clarke County Historical and Biographical Record" by Lewis Publishing, 1886.

A little army of pioneers came in during 1851, almost every township receiving some permanent settlers including in Madison township Lewis F. Perry and James Cadle, now dead; Robert Beckett, living at Osceola, and Sam. Saint, removed from the county.

Supervisors under the township system were:

1861 - George Carder

1862 - George Carder

1863 - George Carder

1864 - George Carder

1865 - George Carder

1866 - George Carder

1867 - George Carder

1868 - John L. Turner

1869 - John L. Turner

1870 - J. F. Knotts

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