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Plymouth County, MA

Plymouth County, Massachusetts, 1857
PLYMOUTH COUNTY, situated in the southeast part of Massachusetts, with Cape Cod bay on the east. Area, 600 square miles. Face of the country, generally level; soil, sandy and thin. Seat of justice, Plymouth. Pop. in 1810, 35,169; in 1820, 38,136; in 1830, 42,993; in 1840, 47,373; in 1850, 55,697. (Fanning's, 1853)


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