Delaware County, NY

DELAWARE COUNTY, situated toward the southeast part of New York, with Delaware river on the southwest. Area, 460 square miles. Face of the country rough and hilly; soil fertile in the valleys. Seat of justice, Delhi. Pop. in 1820, 26,587; in 1830, 32,933; in 1840, 35,396; in 1850, 39,835. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Birthplace of
Name Type
Delhi, NY City or Town
Franklin, NY City or Town
Sidney Plains, NY City or Town
Sidney, NY City or Town
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