Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 100.
DAVIES COUNTY, situated in the southwest part of Indiana, between the forks of White river. Area, 420 square miles. Seat of justice, Washington. Pop. in 1830, 4,512; in 1840, 6,720; in 1850, 10,354.