Madison County, IL

MADISON COUNTY, situated on the westerly boundary of Illinois, on the Mississippi river. Area, 760 square miles. Face of the country level; soil fertile. Seat of justice, Edwardsville. Pop. in 1830, 6,229; in 1840, 14,433; In 1850, 20,436. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Containing Unit
    Name Type
    Alton, IL City or Town
    Collinsville, IL City or Town
    Edwardsville, IL City or Town
    Highland, IL City or Town
    Troy, IL City or Town
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