Resources for Banks Township

Click here to see the Beers map for Banks Township.

Resources:

  • Banks Township history
  • Cemeteries located in Banks Township
  • Towns and Boroughs in Banks Township
  • Census information for Banks Township (available at the Society on microfilm)

    A Brief History of Banks Township:
    Banks Township was formed from Canoe Township in 1868, having been surveyed in March of that year. It was named after William Banks, a well-known Indiana attorney.

    Cemeteries of Banks Township:

  • Brickell
  • Campbell (private)
  • Devers
  • Graham (Reformed Presbyterian)
  • Neal/Fetterman
  • Pine Grove at Urey
  • SS Peter and Paul
  • St. Michaels

    Some Historic Towns and Boroughs of Banks Township:

  • Smithport (Horton P.O.) Click here to see the Beer's Atlas map of Smithport
  • Johnsonburg
  • Flora
  • Smithville
  • Madeline
  • Glen Campbell
  • Raytown
  • Urey
  • Lochvale
  • Keal Run

    Census Data in Banks Township (available at the Society on microfilm)

  • 1800 (Westmoreland Co.)
  • 1810 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1820 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1830 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1840 (Montgomery Twp.)
  • 1850 (Canoe Twp.)
  • 1860 (Canoe Twp.)
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920