Culpeper County, VA


CULPEPER COUNTY, situated toward the northeast part of Virginia, on the southwest side of Rappahannock river. Area, 672 square miles. Face of the country pleasantly diversified by hills, mountains, and valleys, with much excellent soil. Seat of justice, Culpeper Court House. Pop. in 1820, 20,942; in 1830, 24,026; in 1840.11,393; in 1850, 12,282.  (Fanning's, 1853)

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