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Somerset County, NJ

Somerset County, New Jersey, 1857
SOMERSET COUNTY, situated in the central part New Jersey. Area, 275 square miles. Face of the country, pleasantly diversified with hills and vales; soil, productive. Seat of justice, Somerville. Pop. in 1810, 14,728; in 1820, 16,506; in 1830, 17,689; in 1840, 17,455; in 1850, 19,661. (Fanning's, 1853)


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