Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 278.
OTTAWA COUNTY, situated on the northerly of Ohio, with Lake Erie on the north, and Sandusky bay on the southeast. Area, 350 square miles. Seat of justice, Port Clinton. Pop. in 1840, 2,248; in 1850, 3,308.