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Northumberland County, Pennsylvania (Fanning's, 1853)


Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 269.

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY, situated toward the east part of Pennsylvania, with Susquehanna river on the west, and traversed by its east branch. Area, 440 square miles. Face of the country, mountainous; soil, productive. Seat of justice, Sunbury. Pop. in 1810, 36,327; in 1820, 15,424; in 1830, 18,168; in 1840, 20,077; in 1850, 23,272.
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