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Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States

State, Territories, Counties, Cities, Towns & Post Offices

1850


Transcribed by Jeana Gallagher and Sandy Stutzman
for the exclusive use of Genealogy Trails




PT is post town; PV is post village; PO is post office, PB is post borough, CH is court house, T is town

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Iberia PV Washington Twp, Morrow Co OH   54 ms. N. of Columbus; from W. 399 ms.
Iberia PV Miller Co MO   50 ms. S. W. of Jefferson city; from W. 986 ms.
Iberville Parish   Iberville Parish LA Pop. in 1810, 2,679; in 1820, 4,414; in 1830, 7,049; in 1840, 8,495; in 1850, 12,216. Situated toward the southeastern part of Louisiana, and traversed by Mississippi river. Area, 350 square miles. Face of the country flat; soil rich, but generally subject to inundation. Seat of justice, Plaquemine.
Iberville CH, PV Iberville Parish LA   Seat of justice of Iberville parish, La., 92 ms. N. W. of New Orleans; from W. 1,192 ms.
Ice's Ferry PO Monongalia Co VA    
Ichepuckesassa PO Hillsborough Co FL    
Ickesburgh PV Perry Co PA   40 ms. N. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 128 ms.
Ida PT Monroe Co MI 345  
Ijamsville PV Frederick Co MD   71 ms. N. W. of Annapolis; from W. 51 ms.
Ilchester Mills PO Anne Arundel Co MD    
Ilion PO Herkimer Co NJ    
Illinois T Pope Co AR    
Illinois T Washington Co AR 714  
Illinois T Calhoun Co IL    
Illinoistown PO St Clair Co IL    
Illyria PO Fayette Co IA    
Inclaystown PV Upper Freehold Twp, Monmouth Co NJ   16 ms. E. of Trenton; from W. 182 ms.
Increase PO Early Co GA    
Independence County   Independence Co AR Pop. in 1830, 2,032; in 1840, 3,669; in 1850, 7,767. Situated toward the northeastern part of Arkansas, with Big Black river on the east, and traversed by White river. Area, 1,250 square miles. Seat of justice, Batesville.
Independence PT Alleghany Co NY 1,701 261 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 300 ms. Watered by Cryder's and Independence creeks.
Independence PT Warren Co NJ 2,621 59 ms. N. of Trenton; from W. 215 ms. Watered by Pequest and Bacon creeks, and Musconecong rivers.
Independence PV Washington Co PA   227 ms. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 254 ms.
Independence PV Autauga Co AL   From W. 834 ms.
Independence PT Cuyahoga Co OH 1,485 145 ms. N. E. of Columbus; from W. 358 ms. Watered by Cuyahoga river and Ohio canal.
Independence CH, PV Kenton Co KY   Seat of justice of Kenton co., Ky., 82 ms. N. E. of Frankfort; from W. 505 ms.
Independence T Oakland Co MI 1,279  
Independence PV Warren Co IN   85 ms. N. W. of Indianapalis [sic]; from W. 643 ms.
Independence T Macon Co MO    
Independence T Washington Co OH 728  
Independence CH, PV Jackson Co MO   Seat of justice of Jackson co., Mo., 146 ms. N. W. of Jefferson City; from W. 1,072 ms.\
Independence CH, PV Grayson Co VA   Seat of justice of Grayson co., Va.
Independence PO Washington Co TX    
Independence PO McLean Co IL    
Independence PT Appanoose Co IA 176  
Independence Hill PO Prince William Co VA   94 ms. N. of Richmond; from W. 41 ms.
Indesville PO Surry Co NC    
Indiana County   Indiana Co PA Pop. in 1810, 6,214; in 1820, 8,882; in 1830, 14,251; in 1840, 20,782; in 1850, 27,070. Situated toward the westerly part of Pennsylvania, with Kiskimintas river on the southwest. Area, 770 square miles. Face of the country, hilly; soil, mostly sterile. Seat of justice, Indiana.
Indiana CH, PB Indiana Co PA 963 Seat of justice of Indiana co., Pa., 155 ms. N. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 208 ms.
Indiana PT Alleghany Co PA   200 ms. N. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 222 ms. Watered by Deer, Long, Pine, and Squaw creeks.
Indianapolis City Marion Co IN   See State of Indiana; Cities
Indianapolis PO Mahaska Co IA    
Indian Creek PO Monroe Co VA   241 ms. W. of Richmond; from W. 278 ms.
Indian Creek PO Monroe Co MO   91 ms. N. of Jefferson city; from W. 931 ms.
Indian Creek PO Monroe Co IN 1,202  
Indian Creek PT Newbury Co SC    
Indian Creek PO Jackson Co GA    
Indian Creek PO Washington Co TX    
Indian Creek PO Pike Co AL    
Indian Fields PO Albany Co NY    
Indian Grove PO Livingston Co IL    
Indian Hills PO Abbeville Dist SC    
Indian Key PV Dade Co FL   On a small key, or island, in southern Florida, 75 miles N. E. of Key West. Watered by Barnes sound, and the straits of Florida.
Indian Mound PO Stewart Co TN    
Indianola CH, PV Warren Co IA   Seat of justice of Warren co., Iowa.
Indianola PO Vermillion Co IL    
Indianola PO Calhoun Co TX    
Indian Prairie PO Van Buren Co IA    
Indian River Hundred   Sussex Co DE 1,683  
Indian River PO Watson Twp, Lewis Co NY   155 ms. N. W. of Albany; from W. 454 ms.
Indian River PO St Lucie Co FL    
Indian River PO Washington Co ME    
Indian Springs PV Butts Co GA   52 ms. W. of Milledgeville; from W. 659 ms. Watered by tributaries of Ocmulgee river.
Indian Stream T Coos Co NH    
Indian Territory   Indian Territory     See Indian Territories
Indiantown PV Currituck Co NC   232 ms. N. E. of Raleigh; from W. 280 ms. Watered by North river.
Indiantown PV Williamsburgh Dist SC   118 ms. S. E. of Columbia; from W. 480 ms. Watered by Cedar creek.
Indiantown PO Bureau Co IL    
Indiantown PO Vermillion Co IL    
Indian Valley PO Floyd Co VA    
Indian Village PO Wachita Parish LA    
Indigo Head PO Coffee Co AL    
Industry PT Franklin Co ME 1,041 34 ms. N. W. of Augusta; from W. 627 ms. Watered by Sandy river.
Industry PV Beaver Co PA   234 ms. W. of Harrisburgh.
Industry PO Austin Co TX    
Industry PO Hamilton Co OH    
Ineabar T Lafayette Co MO    
Ingham County   Ingham Co MI Pop. in 1840, 2,498; in 1850, 8,631. Situated toward the southerly part of Michigan. Area, 560 square miles. Seat of justice, Lansing, which is also the state capital.
Ingham PT Ingham Co MI 744 77 ms. W. of Detroit; from W. 563 ms.
Ingle's Ferry V Monterey Co VA   215 ms. W. of Richmond; from W. 283 ms.
Ingram's Cross Roads PO Lauderdale Co AL    
Inland PO Summit Co OH   126 ms. N. E. of Columbus; from W. 326 ms.
Inmansville PO Rock Co WI    
Institute PO Randolph Co NC    
Intercourse PV Leacock Twp, Lancaster Co PA   48 ms. E. of Harrisburgh; from W. 123 ms.
Intercourse PO Sumter Co AL   From W. 901 ms.
Inverness PO Columbiana Co OH   146 ms. N. E. of Columbus; from W. 278 ms.
Iola V Calhoun Co FL   58 ms. S. W. of Tallahassee. Watered by Appalachicola river.
Ioni PO Anderson Co TX    
Ionia County   Ionia Co MI Pop. in 1840, 1,923; in 1850, 7,597. Situated toward the westerly part of Michigan, and traversed by Grand river. Area, 576 square miles. Soil generally productive. Seat of justice, Ionia.
Ionia CH, PT Ionia Co MI 774 Seat of justice of Ionia co., Mich., 136 ms. W. of Detroit; from W. 623 ms. Watered by Grand river.
Ionia V Morgan Co MO   Watered by Moreau creek.
Iosco T Livingston Co MI 645  
Iowa County   Iowa Co WI Pop. in 1830, 1,576; in 1840, 3,978; in 1850, 5,672. Situated toward the southwesterly part of Wisconsin, with Wisconsin river on the north. Area, 1,300 square miles. Seat of justice, Mineral Point.
Iowa County   Iowa Co IA Pop, in 1850, 822. Situated in Iowa.
Iowa PO Perry Co IL   149 ms. S. of Springfield; from W. 824 ms.
Iowa City City Johnson Co IA   See State of Iowa; Cities
Iowaville PO Van Buren Co IA    
Ipswich CH, PT Essex Co MA 3,349 Seat of justice together with Salem and Newburyport of Essex co., Mass., 26 ms. N. E. of Boston; from W. 466 ms. Watered by Ipswich river.
Ira PT St Clair Co MI 596  
Ira PO Cayuga Co NY    
Ira PO Rutland Co VT    
Irasburgh CH, PT Orleans Co VT 1,034 Seat of justice of Orleans co., Vt., 45 ms. N. of Montpelier; from W. 561 ms. Watered by Black and Barton rivers.
Iredell County   Iredell Co NC Pop. in 1810, 10,972; in 1820, 13,071; in 1830, 15,262; in 1840, 15,685; in 1850, 14,719. Situated toward the westerly part of North Carolina, with Catawba river on the southwest. Area, 800 square miles. Face of the country, hilly and mountainous; soil, fertile. Seat of justice, Statesville.
Ireland PO Hampden Co MA   101 ms. S. W. of Boston; from W. 371 ms.
Ireland PO Lewis Co VA    
Ireland Corners PO Albany Co NY    
Irish Creek PO De Witt Co TX    
Irish Grove PO Atchison Co MO    
Irish Ripple PO Lawrence Co PA   211 ms. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 267 ms.
Irishtown PO Mercer Co PA    
Iron County   Iron Co UT   Seat of justice, Centre Creek.
Iron Creek PO Washtenaw Co MI   57 ms. W. of Detroit; from W. 521 ms.
Irondequoit PT Monroe Co NY 2,397 223 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 373 ms. Watered by Genesee river and Irondequoit bay and Lake Ontario.
Iron Furnace PO Scioto Co OH   105 ms. S. of Columbus.
Iron Hills PO Jackson Co IA    
Iron Mountain PO St Francis Co MO    
Iron Ridge PO Dodge Co WI    
Ironton PO Lawrence Co OH    
Ironwood Bluff PO Itawamba Co MS    
Iroquois County   Iroquois Co IL Pop. in 1840, 1,695; in 1850, 4,149. Situated on the east boundary of Illinois, and traversed by Iroquois river. Area, 1,428 square miles. Seat of justice, Middleport.
Iroquois PV Iroquois Co IL   180 ms. N. E. of Springfield; from W. 682 ms. Watered by Iroquois river.
Irville PO Licking Twp, Muskingum Co OH   56 ms. E. of Columbus; from W. 349 ms.
Irvine CH, PV Estill Co KY   Seat of justice of Estill co., Ky., 68 ms. S. E. of Frankfort; from W. 534 ms. Watered by Kentucky river.
Irvine PO Broken Straw Twp, Warren Co PA   215 ms. N. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 307 ms.
Irvine's Store PO Weakly Co TN   114 ms. W. of Nashville; from W. 800 ms.
Irving PV Hanover Twp, Chautauque Co NY   315 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 353 ms. Watered by Cattaraugus creek, and Lake Erie.
Irving V Greenburgh Twp, Westchester Co NY   Watered by Tappan bay of Hudson river.
Irving PO Noble Co IN    
Irving PO Barry Co MI    
Irving College PO Warren Co TN    
Irwin County   Irwin Co GA Pop. in 1820, 411; in 1830, 1,180; in 1840, 2,038; in 1850, 3,334. Situated in the southerly part of Georgia, with Ocmulgee river on the northeast. Area, 2,079 square miles. Face of the country, generally level. Seat of justice, Irwinville.
Irwin T Venango Co PA 1,504 186 ms. N. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 226 ms. Watered by Scrub Grass creek.
Irwin's Cross-Roads PO Washington Co GA    
Irwinsville PO Nicholas Co KY    
Irwinsville CH, PV Irwin Co GA   Seat of justice of Irwin co., Ga., 105 ms. S. of Milledgeville; from W. 763 ms. Watered by Alapahaw river.
Irwinton CH, PV Wilkinson Co GA   Seat of justice of Wilkinson co., Ga., 20 ms. S. of Milledgeville; from W. 668 ms.
Isabella County   Isabella Co MI   Situated in the central part of Michigan, and traversed by Chippewa river. Area, 579 square miles.
Island Creek PT Jefferson Co OH 1,981 145 ms. E. of Columbus; from W. 271 ms.
Island Ford PO Rutherford Co NC   231 ms. W. of Raleigh; from W. 468 ms.
Isleborough PT Waldo Co ME 984 54 ms. E. of Augusta; from W. 643 ms. Watered by Penobscot river, consisting of several islands.
Isle Breville PO Natchitoches Parish LA    
Isle La Mott V Grand Isle Co VT 476  
Isle of Wight County   Isle of Wight Co VA Pop. in 1810, 9,186; in 1820, 10,139; in 1830, 10,517; in 1840, 9,972; in 1850, 8,015. Situated in the southeast of Virginia, with James river on the northeast, and the Blackwater on the southwest. Area, 400 square miles. Face of the country level; soil, of middling quality. Seat of justice, Isle of Wight c. h.
Islip PT Suffolk Co, Long Island NY   191 ms. S. E. of Albany; from W. 271 ms. Watered by Atlantic ocean.
Isney PO Choctaw Co AL   From W. 971 ms.
Isom's Store PO Maury Co TN    
Israel T Preble Co OH 1,641 106 ms. W. of Columbus; from W. 502 ms.
Issaquena County   Issaquena Co MS Pop. in 1850, 4,478. Situated on the west boundary of Mississippi, with Mississippi river on the west, and the Yazoo on the southeast. Seat of justice, Tallulah.
Italy T Yates Co NY 1,627 198 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 319 ms. Watered by Flint creek, and Canandaigua lake.
Italy Hill PO Italy Twp, Yates Co NY    
Italy Hollow PO Italy Twp, Yates Co NY    
Itawamba County   Itawamba Co MS Pop. in 1840, 5,375; in 1850, 13,528. Situated on the east boundary of Mississippi, and traversed by Little Tombigbee river. Area, 900 square miles. Seat of justice, Fulton.
Ithaca CH, PT Tompkins Co NY Pop. in 1830, 3,324; in 1840, 5,650; in 1850, 6,909. Seat of justice of Tompkins co., N. Y., 162 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 295 ms. Watered by Cayuga lake inlet, Fall, Cascadilla and Six Mile creeks, and Seneca canal.
Ithaca PO Darke Co OH   104 ms. W. of Columbus; from W. 497 ms.
Iverson PO Bienville Parish LA    
Ives' Grove PO Racine Co WI   101 ms. S. E. of Madison; from W. 791 ms.
Ives' Store PO Princess Ann Co VA   133 ms. S. E. of Richmond; from W. 258 ms.
Ivy PO Miami Co IN    
Ivy PO Yancy Co NC   262 ms. W. of Raleigh; from W. 492 ms.
Ivy Bend PO Madison Co NC    
Ivy Island PO Edgefield Dist SC    
Ivy Log PO Union Co VA    
Ivy Mills PV Delaware Co PA   88 ms. E. of Harrisburgh; from W. 119 ms.
Ixonia PO Jefferson Co WI    
Izard CH, PV Izard Co AR   Seat of justice of Izard co., Ark., 150 ms. N. of Little Rock; from W. 1,076 ms. Watered by White river.



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