ⓘ Palmyra Township, Wayne County, Pennsylvania

                                     

ⓘ Palmyra Township, Wayne County, Pennsylvania

Palmyra Township was much larger when first formed. When Pike County was divided off Wayne County on March 26, 1814, old Palmyra Township was divided between them. The division line of both the new county and of Palmyra Township, Pike County, was the Wallenpaupack River. The southwestern part of Palmyra Township Wayne County was separately incorporated in 1850 as Paupack Township, located along the northern banks of Lake Wallenpaupack.