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Onslow County, NC

Onslow County, North Carolina, 1857
ONSLOW COUNTY, situated on the southeast boundary of North Carolina, with the Atlantic Ocean on the southeast. Area, 720 square miles. Face of the country, flat; soil, sterile. Seat of justice, Onslow c. h. Pop. in 1810, 6,669; in 1820, 7,018; in 1830, 7,814; in 1840, 7,527; in 1850, 8,283. (Fanning's, 1853)

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