Durbin P.O., Hinton P.O., Scudder P.O., Skeels Crossroads P.O.
Chickasaw, Maria Stein, Marysville, Rose Garden, St. John's, Sebastian,
Recovery, Ferner P.O., Monterey, Oakland Spur Station, St. Joseph, St.
Macedon, St. Anthony (Padua), Wabash
|Mercer County is
located in the southwestern part of the South and East of the 1st Principal
Meridian Survey conducted in 1819. This survey included land south of 41º North
Latitude (Base Line) and east of the First Principal Meridian (Ohio/Indiana
State Line). Mercer County included Townships 4-8 south in Ranges 1-4 east. In
1848, the Townships of Gibson, parts of Granville, and Marion, south of the
Greenville Treaty Line were added from Darke County. Also, in 1848 Auglaize
County was organized which included part of Mercer County Townships 4-7 in Range
4 and parts of Allen & Shelby Counties.