According to the book "Michigan Place Names", China was first settled when Samuel Ward and William Gallagher built a dam in a grist mill here in 1825. On March 17, 1834 China became an organized township, named China by Capt. John Clarke, one of the area´s first settlers. He was born in Bath, Maine in 1797 and died in East China in 1876.
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Township Hall:  4560 Indian Trail  (810) 765-1145

Events:    Easter Egg Hunt 
                  Township Picnic
                  Corn Roast
                  Halloween Party
                  Christmas Party

Township Park:

Population:      3,340 (2000)
Median Age:    37.2 years
Median Family Income    $63,100

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Information taken from China Township website
Linda J Bailey
Linda J Bailey
201 N Riverside Saint Clair MI 48079