Caledon Township, Ontario

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Caledon Township, Ontario was a historic incorporated township and is a present day geographic township in the modern Region of Peel, Ontario, Canada.[1][2] The township forms the northwest section of Caledon, Ontario.[citation needed]

Caledon Township was likely named by settlers, like Edward Ellis or by public voting.[3] Many settlers had came from the area around Caledon, County Tyrone in Northern Ireland. In 1845, the population of the Township was 1,920. There are three grist-mills and a saw-mill.[4]

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Coordinates: 43°51′03″N 80°00′03″W / 43.85083°N 80.00083°W / 43.85083; -80.00083