Strafford County, NH

STRAFFORD COUNTY, situated on the east boundary of New Hampshire with Salmon Falls river on the northeast. Area, 500 square miles. Face of the country, hilly or undulating; soil, good. Seat of justice, Dover. Pop. in 1810, 41,594; in 1820, 51,117; in 1830, 58,910; in 1840, 61,127; in 1850, 29,314. (Fanning's, 1853)
    Place Unit Type
    Containing Unit
    Name Type
    Dover, NH City or Town
    Farmington, NH City or Town
    Rochester, NH City or Town
    Somersworth, NH City or Town
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