Fairfield County, CT

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, situated at the southwest corner of Connecticut, with Long lsland sound on the south. Area, 630 square miles. Face of the country diversified with hills and valleys; soil well cultivated and productive. Seats of justice, Fairfield and Danbury. Pop. in 1810, 40,950; in 1820, 42,739; in 1830, 46,950; in 1840, 49,917; in 1850, 59,775. (Fanning's, 1853)
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Bethel, CT City or Town
Bridgeport, CT City or Town
Greenwich, CT City or Town
Norwalk, CT City or Town
Ridgefield, CT City or Town
Westport, CT City or Town
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