Osceola County Place Names

Osceola County, Michigan Place Names




Townships

Burdell

Sherman

Highland

Marion

LeRoy

Rose Lake

Hartwick

Middle
Branch

Lincoln

Cedar

Osceola

Sylvan

Richmond

Hersey

Evart

Orient


Towns

Evart (Evart/Osceola Twp.)
Hersey (Hersey/Richmond Twp.)
Leroy (Leroy Twp.)
Marion (Marion Twp.)
Sears (Orient Twp.)
Reed City (Richmond Twp.)
Tustin (Burdell Twp.)


Settlements

Many of these settlements only lasted for a few years during the lumbering era. Some were railroad stops for the Pere Marquette Railroad in the southern townships, for the Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad through the western townships. A * identifies the settlements which had a Post Office.


Burdell Township - Allen(s), Collins, Compton, Delphos, Hewitt (Lake), Hoods, Newberger, New Bleking, Olga, Osceola Jets, Richs, Sprague, Sutliffs

Cedar Township - Cedar, *Penasa, Slabaugh (Stambaugh) Corners

Evart Township - Windsor

Hartwick Township - *Avondale, *Hartwick, *Headland, Shingleton

Hersey Township - *Brazil, Noble, Wing's Junction

Highland Township - Crocker, Crotter, Dennis, *Frelingville, Highland, *Ina

Leroy Township - *Dewing, Hays, , Langsworthy, Larson, *Riverbank , South Allens

Lincoln Township - *Ashton, Bates, Carlsons, Mandlings, McDonald's Siding, *Orono, Polands

Marion Township - Duroy, Gorham, *Park Lake

Middle Branch Township - *Gormer, Pennocks

Orient Township - *Chippewa (Station), Gilbos Corners, Manley, *Orient

Osceola Township - Osceola, Parkinson

Richmond Township - *Brookside, *Crapo, Jacksons, Keegan, Leyburns. Logwood, Mitchell Station, Potters

Rose Lake Township - *Rose Lake, Sawyerville

Sherman Township - Anderson, *Dighton, Osceola Junction, *Randolph, Rolfe

Sylvan Township - *Earl, Sylvan




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