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Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
CHAPTER XXI. TOWNSHIPS AND BOROUGHS. 550

Source

Abbreviation Type Citation
Bradsby 1893 county histories Bradsby, H. C., ed. History of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, with biographical selections. Chicago, Ill.: S. B. Nelson & Co., 1893.

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Type Summary
Government References EXETER TOWNSHIP
Text Is one of the original \"certified\" townships that retained its name in the division of the county in 1790; it was named for Exeter, R. I. and it is suggestive of the bloodiest chapter concerning the Wyoming valley and northern Pennsylvania.

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https://archive.org/details/historyofluzerne00brad/page/550

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Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Luzerne County 1790 Township Division yes+ Mar 1790