Edgefield District, SC

EDGEFIELD DISTRICT, situated on the southwesterly boundary of South Carolina, with Savannah river on the southwest. Area, 1,840 square miles. Face of the country uneven. Soil of middling quality. Seat of justice, Edgefield. Pop. in 1810, 23,160; in 1820, 85,179; in 1830, 30,511; in 1840, 32,852; in 1850, 39,262. (Fanning's, 1853)
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Edgefield, SC City or Town
Hamburgh, SC City or Town
Trenton, SC City or Town
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