Fayette County, IL

FAYETTE COUNTY, situated toward the central part of Illinois, and traversed by the Kaskaskia River. Area, 648 square miles. Seat of justice, Vandalia. Pop. in 1830, 2,704; in 1840, 6,328; in 1850, 8,075. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
County
Containing Unit
Name Type
Vandalia, IL City or Town
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