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Marion County, Indiana

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Marion County was created on April 1, 1822, from part of the "New Purchase" lands that had been obtained from its inhabitants, the Lenape, by the Treaty of St. Mary's. It is named for Francis Marion, a Brigadier General from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War.

Adjacent Counties

Municipalities & Townships

  • Beech Grove
  • Center
  • Clermont
  • Crows Nest
  • Cumberland (part)
  • Decatur
  • Franklin
  • Homecroft
  • Indianapolis (State Capital, County Seat)
  • Lawrence
  • Meridian Hills
  • North Crows Nest
  • Perry
  • Pike
  • Rocky Ripple
  • Southport
  • Speedway
  • Springhill
  • Warren
  • Warren Park
  • Washington
  • Wayne
  • Williams Creek
  • Wynnedale



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