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Poweshiek County

Union Township
Poweshiek County, Iowa

Biographies of Union Township residents

1870 US Census for Union Township

Union Township once contained the town of Forest Home. According to Iowa Ghost Towns: "FOREST HOME. A village in the northeastern part of section 29, and the southeastern part of section 20, Union Township. Post office, 1858 1902. There is still a store there."

~ The map is from the Atlas of Poweshiek County, Iowa, published by Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1896. Reproduced by the kind permission of the University of Iowa Libraries Map Collection. Click the map for a much larger (and more legible) copy of this map, or go to the archive for more zoom levels and more maps.

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