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By Bethany Hart

Algoma Township was once confirmed by means of the Michigan Legislature on March 15, 1849, and named in honor of the steamer Algoma, which ran a course at the within sight Grand River in 1848. The township�s earliest settlers integrated the Lapham, Davis, Helsel, Morningstar, and Porter households, between others. Early citizens logged and farmed the area�s land; this day, those traditions proceed. The Powell and Bowler farms are only neighborhood examples of Centennial Farms (farms which were owned and operated through an analogous family members for greater than a hundred years). different groups�including the Algoma Grange No. 751, United Brethren Church, and small rural schools�helped to set up a neighborhood in Algoma even with no it having an self sustaining city middle. hence, Algoma grew past its humble beginnings and local American identify that interprets to �fields of untamed roses.� The precious tales and photographs offered during this assortment objective to spotlight Algoma Township�s improvement and the hardworking those who name the township home.

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