Boone County, IL

BOONE COUNTY, in the north boundary of Illinois, and drained by Kishwaukee river. Area, 400 square miles. Seat ot justice, Belvidere. Pop. in 1840, 1,705; in 1850, 7,626. (Fanning's, 1853)

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Belvidere, IL City or Town
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