Vigo County, IN

VIGO COUNTY, situated on the west boundary of Indiana river, with Wabash river on the west. Area, 400 square miles. Face of the country, diversified; soil, fertile. Seat of justice, Terre Haute. Pop. in 1820, 3,390; in 1830, 5,766; in 1840, 12,076; in 1850, 15,283. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Name Type
Terra Haute, IN City or Town
Terre Haute, IN City or Town
How to Cite This Page: "Vigo County, IN," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College,