Frederick County, MD

FREDERICK COUNTY, situated on the northern boundary of Maryland with Potomac river on the southwest. Area, 750 square miles. Face of the country moderatley even, inclined toward the south. Soil, fertile. Seat of justice, Fredericktown. Pop. in 1810, 34,437; in 1820, 40450; in 1830, 45,793; in 1840, 36,405; in 1850, 40,987. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
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Emmitsburg, MD City or Town
Frederick, MD City or Town
Middletown, MD City or Town
Newmarket, MD City or Town
Point of Rocks, MD City or Town
Unionville, MD City or Town
Walkersville, MD City or Town
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