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East China Township, Michigan, USA - Marine Bay Lodge Motel

East China Township was organized in 1859, with H. A. Baird, Supervisor. It is a fractional township embracing a small area of level land, bordering on the St. Clair. It is watered by Pine and Belle Rivers. The population of China proper and East China in 1845 was 870. In 1864, the population of the little township was 204; in 1870, 207. and in 1880, 337...

History of St. Clair County, Michigan: Containing an Account of Its Settlement, Growth, Development and Resources, Its War Record, Biographical Sketches, the Whole Preceded by a History of Michigan by A.T. Andreas & Company, 1883

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East China Township was chartered in 1859.
1872 - One room school house was built in East China Township
2023 - Here's a list of places to go and things to do in East China Township:
St. Clair River: Enjoy a scenic stroll along the St. Clair River. You can take in the views of the water and the impressive freighters that often pass through. The riverwalk or any nearby parks provide great spots for picnics and relaxation.

East China Park: This local park is an excellent spot for outdoor activities. With open spaces, playgrounds, and sports facilities, it's perfect for family outings or a casual game of frisbee.

Waterfront Grill: Grab a bite to eat at Waterfront Grill, a local restaurant with a view of the St. Clair River. It's a great place to enjoy a meal while watching the boats go by.

East China School District Historical Museum: Learn about the history of the area at the local historical museum. It's a small but informative museum that provides insight into the development of the township.

Columbus County Park: If you're a nature enthusiast, Columbus County Park is a must-visit. It offers hiking trails, fishing spots, and a peaceful environment for... Read MORE...

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Ancestors Who Were Born or Died in East China Township, Michigan, USA

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male ancestorOliver RECOR (1803, East China Township, Michigan, USA - 28 April 1878, East China Township, Michigan, USA)
male ancestorTerence Fannon CONLIN (14 March 1830, , Ireland - 28 June 1901, East China Township, Michigan, USA)
female ancestorIsabella LOWES (12 November 1833, , Ontario, Canada - 25 June 1912, East China Township, Michigan, USA)
male ancestorStephen W. CONLIN (27 October 1860, Harwich Twp. Ontario, Canada - 25 December 1908, East China Township, Michigan, USA)

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