Venango County, PA

VENANGO COUNTY, situated in the northwesterly part of Pennsylvania, and traversed by Allegheny river. Area, 1,120 equare miles. Face of the country, broken; soil along the streams, fertile. Seat of justice, Franklin. Pop. in 1810, 3,060 ; in 1820, 4,915 ; in 1830, 9,470 ; in 1840, 17,900; in 1850, 18,310. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
County
Containing Unit
Name Type
Franklin, PA City or Town
Pithole, PA City or Town
Reno, PA City or Town
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