Solon Township may refer to the following places in the United States:
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... Solon Township was named for Isaac Solon Bull, the son of one of the first settlers ... The township was first settled in 1820, although development was retarded by the swampland common in the area ... The village of Solon was incorporated in 1917 and became a city in 1961, while Glenwillow was first settled in 1893 ...
... The township was named after Lorenzo Solon Bull, who was the son of Isaac Bull, one of the first settlers ... name was due to its derivation from the father of democracy, Solon, the famous Athenian lawmaker of Ancient Greece ... The early settlers faced challenges common to pioneers, but in Solon, drainage and wetlands issues complicated settlement and agriculture ...
... Solon Township may refer to the following places in the United States Solon Township, Kent County, Michigan Solon Township, Leelanau County, Michigan Solon ...
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—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
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