Gale Township, Marion County, Kansas

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Gale Township
Marion County, Kansas
Location within Marion County
Location within Marion County
Gale Township Marion County, Kansas is located in Kansas
Gale Township Marion County, Kansas
Gale Township
Marion County, Kansas
Location within the state of Kansas
Coordinates: 38°23′15″N 097°5′21″W / 38.38750°N 97.08917°W / 38.38750; -97.08917Coordinates: 38°23′15″N 097°5′21″W / 38.38750°N 97.08917°W / 38.38750; -97.08917
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyMarion
Area
 • Total34 sq mi (90 km2)
Dimensions
 • Length6.0 mi (9.7 km)
 • Width6.0 mi (9.7 km)
Elevation
1,352 ft (412 m)
Population
 • Total219
 • Density6.4/sq mi (2.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC−06:00 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−05:00 (CDT)
Area code620
FIPS code20-25075 [2]
GNIS feature ID477230 [3]
WebsiteCounty Website

Gale Township is a township in Marion County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the township population was 219, including Canada and Eastshore.[1]

Geography[edit]

Gale Township covers an area of 34 square miles (88.1 km2). The Marion Reservoir is located in the township.

Cities and towns[edit]

The township contains the following settlements:

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains the following cemeteries:

  • Brunk Cemetery (no longer in use), located in Section 31 T19S R3E.[4]
  • Canada Cemetery, located in Section 28 T19S R3E.[4]
  • Mennonite Church Ebenezer of Bruderthal Cemetery (in 1965 while Marion Reservoir was built, it was moved to "Haven of Rest" in Liberty Township), located in Section 19 T19S R3E.[4]
  • Strassburg Cemetery, located in Section 14 T19S R3E.[4]

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2010 Total Population - Township of Gale". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved June 19, 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 Gale
  4. ^ a b c d Marion County Cemetery List. Archived May 9, 2013, at the Wayback Machine

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