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Norfolk County, MA

Norfolk County, Massachusetts, 1857
NORFOLK COUNTY, situated in the southeasterly part of Massachusetts, with Massachusetts bay on the east. Area, 400 square miles. Face of the country uneven; soil productive. Seat of justice, Dedham. Pop. in 1810, 31,245; in 1820, 36,452; in 1830, 41,993; in 1840, 53,140; in 1850, 57,983. (Fanning's, 1853)


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