Prince George's County, MD

PRINCE GOERGE'S COUNTY, situated on the southwesterly boundary of Maryland, with Potomac river on the southwest, and the Patuxent on the east.  Area, 575 square miles.  Face of the country, uneven; soil of middling quality.  Seat of justice, Upper Mariborough.  Pop. 1810, 20,569; in 1820, 20,216; in 1830, 20,473; in 1840, 19539; in 1850, 21,550. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Bladensburgh, MD City or Town
    Forestville, MD City or Town
    Mitchellville, MD City or Town
    Riversdale Park, MD Location or Site
    Surrattsville, MD City or Town
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