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)
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    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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