Jefferson County, PA

JEFFERSON COUNTY, situated toward the westerly part of Pennsylvania. Area, 1,200 square miles. Face of the country hilly; soil of middling quality. Seat of justice, Brookville. Pop. in 1810, 161; in 1820, 561; in 1830, 2,225; in 1840, 7,253; in 1830, 13,516. (Fanning's, 1853)
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