Norfolk County, MA

NORFOLK COUNTY, situated in the southeasterly part of Massachusetts, with Massachusetts bay on the east. Area, 400 square miles. Face of the country uneven; soil productive. Seat of justice, Dedham. Pop. in 1810, 31,245; in 1820, 36,452; in 1830, 41,993; in 1840, 53,140; in 1850, 57,983. (Fanning's, 1853)
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Bellingham, MA City or Town
Braintree, MA City or Town
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Franklin, MA City or Town
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Weymouth, MA City or Town
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