Harford County, MD

HARFORD COUNTY, situated on the northern boundary of Maryland, with Susquehanna river on the northeast, and Chesapeake bay on the southeast.  Area, 480 square miles.  Face of the country undulating; soil, good for grain, pasturage, and fruit.  Seat of justice, Beslair.  Pop. in 1810, 21,258; in 1820, 15,924; in 1830, 16,315; in 1840, 17,120; in 1850, 19,356. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Bel Air, MD City or Town
    Churchville, MD City or Town
    Havre de Grace, MD City or Town
    Jarrettsville, MD City or Town
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