Mercer County, Illinois (Fanning's, 1853)

Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 217.
MERCER COUNTY, situated on the west boundary of Illinois, with the Mississippi river on the west.  Area, 550 square miles.  Seat of justice, Millersburgh.  Pop. in 1840, 2,352; in 1850, 5,246.
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