Hillsborough County, NH

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, situated on the southern boundary of New Hampshire, and traversed by Merrimack river. Area, 1,245 square miles. Face of the country mountainous and hilly; soil generally fertile. Seat of justice, Amherst. Pop. in 1810, 49,249; in 1820, 35,761; in 1830, 37,762; in 1840, 42,494; in 1850, 57,373. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Name Type
Amherst, NH City or Town
Bedford, NH City or Town
Deering, NH City or Town
Francestown, NH City or Town
Hillsborough, NH City or Town
Manchester, NH City or Town
Nashua, NH City or Town
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