Suffolk County, MA

SUFFOLK COUNTY, situated in the east part of Massachusetts, at the head of Massachusetts bay, comprising Boston, Chelsea, and the adjacent islands. Area, 116 square miles. Seat of justice, Boston. Pop. in 1810, 34,381; in 1820, 43,940; in 1830, 62,163; in 1840, 95,773; in 1850 144,507. (Fanning's, 1853)
    Place Unit Type
    Containing Unit
    Name Type
    Boston, MA City or Town
    Charlestown, MA City or Town
    Chelsea, MA City or Town
    Jamaica Plain, MA City or Town
    Mattapan, MA City or Town
    Neponset, MA City or Town
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