Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 231.
MONROE COUNTY, situated on the easterly boundary of Pennsylvania, with Delaware river on the southeast. Area, 750 square miles. Face of the country mountainous. Seat of justice, Stroudsburgh. Pop. in 1840, 9,879; in 1850, 13,270.