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Rockbridge County, Virginia (Fanning's, 1853)

Gazetteer/Almanac

Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 313.

ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, situated in the central part of Virginia and traversed by James river. Area, 680 square miles. Face of the country, agreeably diversified; soil, of middling quality. Seat of justice, Lexington. Pop. in 1810, 10,318; in 1820, 11,945; in 1830, 14,244; in 1840, 14,284; in 1850, 16,055.
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