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Venango County, Pennsylvania (Fanning's, 1853)


Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 366.

VENANGO COUNTY, situated in the northwesterly part of Pennsylvania, and traversed by Allegheny river. Area, 1,120 equare miles. Face of the country, broken; soil along the streams, fertile. Seat of justice, Franklin. Pop. in 1810, 3,060 ; in 1820, 4,915 ; in 1830, 9,470 ; in 1840, 17,900; in 1850, 18,310.
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