Montgomery County, PA

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, situated in the southeast part of Pennsylvania, with Schuylkill river on the southwest. Area, 425 square miles. Face of the country pleasantly diversified; soil productive. Seat of justice, Norristown. Pop. in 1810, 29,703; in 1820, 35,793; in 1830, 39,404; in 1840, 47,241; in 1850, 58,291. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Bala Cynwyd, PA City or Town
    Bryn Mawr, PA City or Town
    Flourtown, PA City or Town
    La Mott, PA City or Town
    Montgomery Square, PA City or Town
    Norristown, PA City or Town
    Pottstown, PA City or Town
    West Manayunk, PA City or Town
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