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Erie County, Pennsylvania (Fanning's, 1853)

Gazetteer/Almanac

Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 117.

ERIE COUNTY, situated at the northwesterly corner of Pennsylvania, south of Lake Erie. Area, 720 square miles. Face of the country undulating; soil fertile. Seat of justice, Erie. Pop. in 1810, 3,758; in 1820, 8,553; in 1830, 16,906; in 1840, 31,344; in 1850, 38,742. 

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