Mercer County, NJ

MERCER COUNTY, situated on the westerly boundary of New Jersey, with Delaware river on the west. Area, 260 square miles. Seat of justice, Trenton, which is also the capital of the state. Pop. in 1840, 21,502; in 1850, 27,986. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
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Crosswicks Community Cemetery, Crosswicks, NJ Location or Site
Lamberton, NJ City or Town
Princeton, NJ City or Town
Trenton, NJ City or Town
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