A historic farmstead in Union Township
Location in Huntington County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||36.39 sq mi (94.2 km2)|
|• Land||35.72 sq mi (92.5 km2)|
|• Water||0.68 sq mi (1.8 km2) 1.87%|
|Elevation||791 ft (241 m)|
|• Density||34.6/sq mi (13.4/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0453919|
Union Township is one of twelve townships in Huntington County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,235 and it contained 490 housing units.
Union Township was originally called Monroe Township, and under the latter name was organized in 1842. It was renamed Union Township in 1845.
The John and Minerva Kline Farm was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.39 square miles (94.2 km2), of which 35.72 square miles (92.5 km2) (or 98.16%) is land and 0.68 square miles (1.8 km2) (or 1.87%) is water.
Feighner Cemetery is a family cemetery that was founded in 1871 by the Feighner, Haney, Shriner, Plasterer, Smith and Branstator families and is still maintained by the Branstator family today (2019). It contains, as of 2019, 82 individuals. https://lck993.wixsite.com/feighner-cemetery