Ross County, OH

ROSS COUNTY, situated toward the south part of Ohio and traversed by Scioto river. Area, 650 square miles. Face of the country, diversified with meadow and uplands; soil fertile. Seat of justice, Chillicothe. Pop. in 1810, 15,514; in 1820, 20,619; in 1830, 24,068; in 1840, 27,460; in 1850, 32,071. (Fanning's, 1853)
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Chillicothe, OH City or Town
Kingston, OH City or Town
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