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Hillsborough County, NH

Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, 1857
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, situated on the southern boundary of New Hampshire, and traversed by Merrimack river. Area, 1,245 square miles. Face of the country mountainous and hilly; soil generally fertile. Seat of justice, Amherst. Pop. in 1810, 49,249; in 1820, 35,761; in 1830, 37,762; in 1840, 42,494; in 1850, 57,373. (Fanning's, 1853)


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