Berks County, PA

BERKS COUNTY, situated in the southeastern part of Pennsylvania. Area, 1820 square miles. Seat of justice, Reading. Pop. in 1840, 64,569; in 1850, 77,129. (Fanning's, 1853)

Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Burial Place of
Name Type
Amity, PA City or Town
Colebrookdale, PA City or Town
Exeter Township, PA City or Town
Mt. Frisby African Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery, Berks County, PA Location or Site
Reading, PA City or Town
Sinking Springs, PA City or Town
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