Northampton County, PA

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY, situated on the easterly boundary of Pennsylvania, with Delaware river on the east, and traversed by Lehigh river. Area, 600 square miles. Face of the country hilly; soil productive. Seat of justice, Easton. Pop. in 1810, 38,145 ; in 1820, 31,765; in 1830, 39,267; in 1840, 40,996; in 1850, 40,235. (Fanning's, 1853)
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County
Containing Unit
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Bethlehem, PA City or Town
Easton, PA City or Town
Kreidersville, PA City or Town
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