Posey County, IN

POSEY COUNTY, situated at the southwest corner of Indiana, with Ohio river on the south, and the Wabash on the west. Area, 450 square miles. Seat of justice, Mount Vernon. Pop. in 1820, 4,061; in 1830, 6,546; in 1840, 9,683; in 1850, 12,550. (Fanning's, 1853)
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Mount Vernon, IN City or Town
New Harmony, IN City or Town
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