Harrison Township, Cass County, Indiana
Location of Harrison Township in Cass County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||35.49 sq mi (91.93 km2)|
|• Land||35.49 sq mi (91.93 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||797 ft (243 m)|
|• Density||23/sq mi (8.7/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||453380|
Harrison Township was organized in 1836. It was named for William Henry Harrison, who had served as Governor of the Indiana Territory, congressman, senator, and who would afterward serve as the ninth President of the United States.
Harrison Township covers an area of 35.49 square miles (91.9 km2), all land.
- Wayne Township, Fulton County (north)
- Bethlehem (east)
- Clay (southeast)
- Noble (south)
- Jefferson (southwest)
- Boone (west)
- Van Buren Township, Pulaski County (northwest)
The township contains four cemeteries: Crooked Creek, Grant, Old Indian Creek and Saint Elizabeth.
- "Harrison Township, Cass County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
- United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
- "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.
- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Harrison township, Cass County, Indiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved January 15, 2013.
- Powell, Jehu Z. (1913). History of Cass County Indiana: From Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Lewis Publishing Company. p. 573.
- Helm, Thomas B. (1878). History of Cass County, Indiana. Kingman Bros. p. 34.