Somerset County, NJ

SOMERSET COUNTY, situated in the central part New Jersey. Area, 275 square miles. Face of the country, pleasantly diversified with hills and vales; soil, productive. Seat of justice, Somerville. Pop. in 1810, 14,728; in 1820, 16,506; in 1830, 17,689; in 1840, 17,455; in 1850, 19,661. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Containing Unit
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    Basking Ridge, NJ City or Town
    Millstone, NJ City or Town
    Somerville, NJ City or Town
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