Springfield Township is one of seventeen townships in Cedar County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,138.
History [ edit ]
Springfield Township was organized in 1841.
The first school building in Springfield Township was built in 1848. [3 ] [4 ]
Geography [ edit ]
Springfield Township covers an area of 37.66 square miles (97.5 km
2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Lowden. According to the USGS, it contains five cemeteries: Elliott Parr Grave, Fairview, Lowden, Van Horn and Zion Church.
References [ edit ]
^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25 . Retrieved 2008-01-31.
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved 2008-01-31.
^ . Western Historical Company. 1878. p. 385. The History of Cedar County, Iowa: Containing a History of the County, Its Cities, Towns, etc.
^ Aurner, Clarence Ray (1910). . S. J. Clarke. p. 175. A Topical History of Cedar County, Iowa, Volume 1
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