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Cumberland County, VA

Cumberland County, Virginia, 1857

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, situated toward the southeast part of Virginia, with James river on the north. Area, 320 square miles. Face of the country hilly; soil varied. Seat of justice, Cumberland Court House. Pop. in 1820, 11,023; in 1830, 11,689; in 1840, 10,339; in 1850, 9,751. (Fanning's, 1853)


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