Mason County, KY

MASON COUNTY, situated on the northerly boundary of Kentucky, with Ohio river on the north. Area, 260 square miles. Face of the country hilly; soil near the streams fertile. Seat of justice, Washington. Pop. in 1810, 12,459; in 1820, 13,588; in 1830, 16,203; in 1840, 15,719; in 1850, 18,344. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Maysville, KY City or Town
    Washington, KY City or Town
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