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  1. Meaning "swift water" in Iroquois, the name Tonawanda is used in the proper names of three different places in the Buffalo area. This can be quite confusing to the outside observer. There's the city of Tonawanda, the Town of Tonawanda, as well as the Tonawanda Reservation through which Tonawanda Creek runs. Posted by: Anonymous on May 18, 2009 (1) (0)
  2. There is also North Tonawanda of Niagara County, which is adjacent to both the city and town of Tonawanda. Posted by: bills09 on May 18, 2009 (0) (0)
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