Lake County, IL

LAKE COUNTY, situated at the northeast corner of Illinois, on Lake Michigan. Area, 425 square miles. Seat of justice, Waukegan. Pop. in 1840, 2,634; in 1850, 14,226. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Waukegan, IL City or Town
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