Stephenson County, IL

STEPHENSON COUNTY, situated on the north boundnry of Illinois, and traversed by Pekatonica river. Area, 500 square miles. Seat of justice, Freeport. Pop. in 1840, 2,800; in 1850, 11,666. (Fanning's, 1853)
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Containing Unit
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Cedarville, IL City or Town
Freeport, IL City or Town
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