Catlin Township, Marion County, Kansas

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Catlin Township
Marion County, Kansas
Location within Marion County
Location within Marion County
Catlin Township is located in Kansas
Catlin Township
Catlin Township
Location within the state of Kansas
Coordinates: 38°12′56″N 097°5′14″W / 38.21556°N 97.08722°W / 38.21556; -97.08722Coordinates: 38°12′56″N 097°5′14″W / 38.21556°N 97.08722°W / 38.21556; -97.08722
CountryUnited States
 • Total36 sq mi (90 km2)
 • Length6.0 mi (9.7 km)
 • Width6.0 mi (9.7 km)
1,411 ft (430 m)
 • Total187
 • Density5.2/sq mi (2.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC−06:00 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−05:00 (CDT)
Area code620
FIPS code20-11075 [2]
GNIS feature ID477361 [3]
WebsiteCounty Website

Catlin Township is a township in Marion County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the township population was 187, including a fraction of the city of Peabody.[1]


Catlin Township covers an area of 36 square miles (93.2 km2).


The township contains the following settlements:


The township contains the following cemeteries:[4]

  • Catlin Mennonite Church Cemetery, located in Section 17 T21S R3E.[5] The church was closed in 1961 then demolished in the 1960s.
  • Prairie Lawn Cemetery (aka Brookdell Cemetery), located in Section 34 T21S R3E. Main cemetery for city of Peabody.
  • Tharp Cemetery, located in Section 2 T21S R3E.


U.S. Route 50 passes along the southern township edge, and follows roughly parallel to the BNSF Railway.[6]

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  1. ^ a b "2010 Total Population - Township of Catlin". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved June 15, 2013.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2011-05-14.
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Township of Catlin
  4. ^ Marion County Cemetery List; KsGenWeb. (archived on
  5. ^ Catlin Mennonite Church; Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encycolopedia Online.
  6. ^ Marion County Highway Map; KSDOT.

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