Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 201.
MACOMB COUNTY, situated in the east part of Michigan, on Lake St. Clair. Area, 485 square miles. Face of the country, undulating; soil, fertile. Seat of justice, Mount Clemens. Pop. in 1830, 2,413; in 1840, 9,716; in 1850, 15,530.