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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Residents in 1860
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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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