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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
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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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Vail's Cross Roads PO Marrow Co OH    
Vail's Mills PO Fulton Co NY    
Valatie PV Kinderhook Twp, Columbia Co NY   20 ms. S. of Albany; from W. 352 ms. Watered by Valatie and Kinderhook creeks.
Valeene PV Orange Co IN   104 ms. S. of Indianapolis; from W. 635 ms.
Vale Mills PO Giles Co TN    
Valencia PO Shelby Co OH    
Valle Crucis PO Ashe Co NC    
Vallee T Jefferson Co MO    
Vallejo PO Sonoma Co CA    
Vallejo PO Solano Co CA   Capital of the state of California.
Valley PT Columbia Co PA    
Valley PO Tazewell Co VA    
Valley Falls   Providence Co RI    
Valley Falls PO Marion Co VA    
Valley Forge PV Schuylkill Twp, Chester Co PA   81 ms. E. of Harrisburgh; from W. 159 ms. Watered by Valley creek and Schuylkill river.
Valley Forge PO Jasper Co MO    
Valley Grove PO Monroe Co AR    
Valley Grove PO De Soto Co MS    
Valley Head PO De Kalb Co AL   From W. 656 ms.
Valley Prairie PO Barry Co MO    
Valley Town PO Cherokee Co NC    
Vallonia PV Jackson Co IN   75 ms. S. of Indianapolis; from W. 600 ms.
Vallonia Springs PV Colesville Twp, Broome Co NY   114 ms. S. W. of Albany; from W. 310 ms.
Valparaiso CH, PV Porter Co IN   Seat of justice of Porter co., Ind., 138 ms. N. W. of Indianapolis; from W. 682 ms. Watered by Salt creek.
Van Buren County   Van Buren Co TN Pop. in 1850, 2,674. Situated in the central part of Tennessee. Face of the country, hilly. Seat of justice, Spencer.
Van Buren County   Van Buren Co MI Pop. in 1830, 5; in 1840, 1,910; in 1850, 5,800. Situated on the west boundary of Michigan, with Lake Michigan on the west. Area, 633 square miles. Face of the country, level; soil, fertile. Seat of justice, Paw-Paw.
Van Buren County   Van Buren Co IA Pop. in 1840, 6,146; in 1850, 12,270. Situated on the south boundary of Iowa, and traversed by Des Moines river. Area, 504 square miles. Seat of justice, Keosauque.
Van Buren County   Van Buren Co AR Pop. in 1840, 1,518; in 1850, 2,864. Situated toward the north part of Arkansas. Area, 1,350 square miles. Face of the country in the north part, hilly. Seat of justice, Clinton.
Van Buren PO Aroostook Co ME    
Van Buren PT Onondaga Co NY 3,873 141 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 358 ms. Watered by Camp brook and Seneca river.
Van Buren PO Washington Co PA   216 ms. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 243 ms.
Van Buren PT Hancock Co OH 658 96 ms. N. W. of Columbus; from W. 452 ms.
Van Buren T Darke Co OH 780  
Van Buren T Shelby Co OH 629  
Van Buren PT Wayne Co MI   Watered by Huron river.
Van Buren T Brown Co IN 717  
Van Buren T Kosciusko Co IN 822  
Van Buren PT Clay Co IN 866 61 ms. S. W. of Indianapolis; from W. 632 ms.
Van Buren PV Hardeman Co TN   172 ms. S. W. of Nashville; from W. 857 ms.
Van Buren PV De Kalb Co AL   From W. 682 ms.
Van Buren PV Itawamba Co MS   Watered by Tombigbee river.
Van Buren V Ripley Co MO   Watered by Current river.
Van Buren T Polk Co MO    
Van Buren CH, PV Crawford Co AR 549 Seat of justice of Crawford co., Ark. Watered by Arkansas river.
Van Buren T Crawford Co AR 1,382  
Van Buren PO Anderson Co KY    
Van Buren T Grant Co IN    
Van Buren PO De Kalb Co IL    
Van Buren Centre PO Van Buren Twp, Onondaga Co NY   144 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 351 ms.
Van Buren Furnace PO Shenandoah Co VA    
Van Buren Harbor PV Pomfret Twp, Chautauque Co NY   334 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 354 ms. Watered by Lake Erie.
Vanceborough PV Winnebago Co IL    
Vanceburgh PV Lewis Co KY   110 ms. N. E. of Frankfort; from W. 466 ms. Watered by Ohio river and Salt creek.
Vance's Ferry PO Orangeburg Dist SC   97 ms. S. of Columbia; from W. 535 ms.
Vanceville PO Washington Co PA    
Van Clevesville PO Berkeley Co VA    
Vandalia CH, PV Fayette Co IL   Seat of justice of Fayette co., Ill. Watered by Kaskaskia river.
Vandalia PO Cass Co MI    
Vandalia PO Owen Co IN    
Vandalia PO Montgomery Co OH    
Vanderburg County   Vanderburg Co IN Pop. in 1820, 1,798; in 1830, 2,611; in 1840, 6,250; in 1850, 11,414. Situated on the southerly boundary of Indiana, with Ohio river on the southwest. Area, 225 square miles. Face of the country, undulating; seat of justice, Evansville.
Van Deusenville PV Berkshire Co MA   137 ms. W. of Boston; from W. 358 ms.
Van Dyke's Mill PO Spencer Co KY    
Van Ettenville PO Cayuta Twp, Chemung Co NY   183 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 284 ms.
Van Hill PO Hawkins Co TN   261 ms. E. of Nashville; from W. 451 ms.
Van Hiseville PO Mercer Co PA    
Van Hook's Store PO Person Co NC   52 ms. N. W. of Raleigh; from W. 255 ms.
Van Hornesville PO Stark Twp, Herkimer Co NY   64 ms. N. W. of Albany; from W. 382 ms.
Vanlue PO Hancock Co OH    
Vannoy's Mill PO Pike Co MO    
Vann's Valley PO Floyd Co GA   173 ms. N. W. of Milledgeville; from W. 684 ms.
Vann's Valley PO Delaware Co OH    
Van Rensselaer T Ottawa Co OH 186 It consists of the Bass islands in Lake Erie.
Van Wert County   Van Wert Co OH Pop. in 1830, 49; in 1840, 1,577; in 1850, 4,816. Situated on the west boundary of Ohio. Area, 432 square miles. Seat of justice, Van Wert.
Van Wert CH, PO Paulding Co GA   Seat of justice of Paulding co., Ga, 138 ms. N. W. of Milledgeville; from W. 681 ms.
Van Wert CH, PV Van Wert Co OH   Seat of justice of Van Wert co., O., 136 ms. N. W. of Columbus; from W. 510 ms. Watered by a tributary of Little Auglaize river.
Van Zant County   Van Zant Co TX Pop. in 1850, 1,138. Situated in Texas. Seat of justice, Jordan's Saline.
Varrennes PV Anderson Dist SC   122 ms. N. W. of Columbus; from W. 549 ms.
Varick PT Seneca Co NY 1,872 186 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 332 ms. Watered by Cayuga and Seneca lakes.
Variety Mills PO Nelson Co VA   105 ms. W. of Richmond; from W. 165 ms.
Varna PV Dryden Twp, Tompkins Co NY   161 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 299 ms. Watered by Fall creek.
Varysburgh PV Sheldon Twp, Wyoming Co NY   264 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 369 ms. Watered by Tonawanda creek.
Vassalborough PT Kennebec Co ME 3,099 11 ms. N. of Augusta; from W. 606 ms. Watered by Kennebec river.
Vassar PO Tuscola Co MI    
Vaughnsville PO Putnam Co OH    
Vaughn Valley PO Rutherford Co TN    
Vaugine PT Jefferson Co AR 1,122  
Vega PO Henry Co IA    
Velasco PO Brazoria Co TX    
Venango County   Venango Co PA Pop. in 1810, 3,060; in 1820, 4,915; in 1830, 9,470; in 1840, 17,900; in 1850, 18,310. Situated in the northwesterly part of Pennsylvania, and traversed by Alleghany river. Area, 1,120 square miles. Face of the country, broken; soil along the streams, fertile. Seat of justice, Franklin.
Velmont T Arkansas Co AR 162  
Venango T Erie Co PA 1,019  
Venango T Butler Co PA 1,473  
Venango PT Crawford Co PA 1,607  
Venice PT Cayuga Co NY 2,028 164 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 325 ms. Watered by Salmon creek.
Venice PO Washington Co PA    
Venice PV Erie Co OH   103 ms. N. of Columbus; from W. 417 ms. Watered by Sandusky bay of Lake Erie, and Cold creek.
Venice PT Seneca Co OH 1,830  
Venice PO Shiawassee Co MI    
Venice PO Madison Co IL    
Vera Cruz PO Wells Co IN    
Verbank PO Unionvale Twp, Dutchess Co NY   82 ms. S. of Albany; from W. 309 ms.
Verdierville PO Orange Co VA   88 ms. N. W. of Richmond; from W. 82 ms.
Verdon PO Hanover Co VA   28 ms. N. of Richmond; from W. 97 ms.
Vergennes City Addison Co VT 1,378 66 ms. W. of Montpelier; from W. 489 ms. Watered by Ottor creek at the head of navigation.
Vergennes PO Jackson Co IL    
Vergennes PO Kent Co MI    
Vermilion County   Vermilion Co IN Pop. in 1830, 5,692; in 1840, 8,274; in 1850, 8,661. Situated on the west boundary of Indiana, with Wabash river on the east. Area, 280 square miles. Face of the country, undulating; soil, fertile. Seat of justice, Newport.
Vermilion County   Vermilion Co IL Pop. in 1830, 5,836; in 1840, 9,303; in 1850, 11,492. Situated on the east boundary of Illinois. Area, 1,000 square miles. Face of the country, level; soil rich. Seat of justice, Danville.
Vermilion PT Erie Co OH   119 ms. N. of Columbus; from W. 389 ms. Watered by Lake Erie and Vermilion river.
Vermilion PT Richland Co OH    
Vermilion PT Vermilion Co IN 1,679  
Vermilioin PO Oswego Co NY    
Vermilionville CH, PV Lafayette Parish LA   Seat of justice of Lafayette co., [sic] parish. Watered by Vermilion river at the head of navigation.
Vermont PV Fulton Co IL    
Vermont PO Gerry Twp, Chautauque Co NY   335 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 325 ms.
Vermont PV Cooper Co MO    
Vermont PO Howard Co IN    
Vermont Settlement PO Will Co IL    
Vermontville PV Eaton Co MI 324 Watered by Thornapple river.
Vernal PO Attica Twp, Wyoming Co NY   252 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 370 ms.
Vernal PO Greene Co MS    
Vernon PT Windham Co VT 821 128 ms. S. of Montpelier; from W. 418 ms. Watered by Connecticut river and White-Lilly pond.
Vernon PT Tolland Co CT 2,900 12 ms. N. E. of Hartford; from W. 348 ms. Watered by Hockanum river and Snipsick pond.
Vernon PT Oneida Co NY 3,093 108 ms. N. W. of Albany; from W. 371 ms. Watered by Oneida and Sconondoah creeks.
Vernon PT Sussex Co NJ 2,619 92 ms. N. of Trenton; from W. 260 ms. Watered by Warwick, Pacack, and other creeks.
Vernon PT Crawford Co PA 1,299  
Vernon PV Kent Co DE   32 ms. S. W. of Dover; from W. 116 ms.
Vernon PV Troup Co GA   129 ms. W. of Milledgeville; from W. 747 ms. Watered by Chattahoochee river.
Vernon PV Autauga Co AL   From W. 852 ms. Watered by Alabama river and Swift creek.
Vernon CH, PV Hickman Co TN   Seat of justice of Hickman co., Tenn., 62 ms. S. W. of Nashville; from W. 746 ms. Watered by Pine creek.
Vernon PT Trumbull Co OH 828 189 ms. N. E. of Columbus; from W. 304 ms.
Vernon T Scioto Co OH 1,105  
Vernon T Clinton Co OH 1,468  
Vernon T Richland Co OH    
Vernon CH, PV Jennings Co IN   Seat of justice of Jennings co., Ind., 65 ms. S. E. of Indianapolis; from W. 569 ms. Watered by Vernon fork of Muscatatack river.
Vernon T Hancock Co IN 908  
Vernon T Washington Co IN 1,796  
Vernon PT Waukesha Co WI    
Vernon PV Madison Co MS   Watered by Big Black river.
Vernon PO Jackson Parish LA    
Vernon PT Shiawassee Co MI 674  
Vernon PV Sutter Co CA   Seat of justice of Sutter co., Cal.
Vernon PO Washington Co FL    
Vernon Centre PV Vernon Twp, Oneida Co NY   105 ms. N. W. of Albany; from W. 375 ms.
Verona PV Boone Co KY   53 ms. N. of Frankfort; from W. 516 ms.
Verona PV Dane Co WI    
Verona PT Oneida Co NY 5,570 116 ms. N. W. of Albany; from W. 408 ms. Watered by Wood creek, Oneida lake, and Erie canal.
Verona Mills PO Oneida Co NY    
Verplanck PV Cortland Twp, Westchester Co NY   Watered by Hudson river.
Versailles PO Perrysburgh Twp, Cattaraugus Co NY   308 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 361 ms.
Versailles PT Alleghany Co PA   Watered by Youghiogheny and Monongahela rivers.
Versailles PV Rutherford Co TN   38 ms. S. of Nashville; from W. 701 ms.
Versailles CH, PV Woodford Co KY   Seat of justice of Woodford co., Ky., 12 ms. S. E. of Frankfort; from W. 534 ms.
Versailles CH, PV Ripley Co IN   Seat of justice of Ripley co. Ind., 69 ms. S. E. of Indianapolis; from W. 545 ms. Watered by Laughery creek.
Versailles PV Brown Co IL    
Versailles CH, PV Morgan Co MO   Seat of justice of Morgan co., Mo., 36 ms. W. of Jefferson city; from W. 1,020 ms.
Vershire PT Orange Co VT 1,071 31 ms. S. E. of Montpelier; from W. 510 ms. Watered by Ompompanoosuc river.
Vesper PO Tully Twp, Onondaga Co NY   135 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 332 ms.
Vestal PT Broome Co NY 2,054 147 ms. S. W. of Albany; from W. 289 ms. Watered by Susquehanna river and Choconut creek.
Vesuvius Furnace PO Lincoln Co NC   162 ms. W. of Raleigh; from W. 399 ms.
Veteran PT Chemung Co NY 2,698 190 ms. S. W. of Albany; from W. 290 ms. Watered by Seneca lake inlet.
Veto PO Washington Co OH    
Vevay CH, PV Switzerland Co IN   Seat of justice of Switzerland co., Ind., 94 ms. S. E. of Indianapolis; from W. 544 ms. Watered by Ohio river.
Vevay T Ingham Co MI 781  
Vicker's Creek PO Forsyth Co GA    
Vicksburgh City Warren Co MS 4,211 Seat of justice of Warren co., Miss., 41 ms. W. of Jackson; from W. 1,051 ms. It is situated on the east bank of the Mississippi river, and is quite a flourishing town. Considerable cotton is shipped at this port.
Vicksville PO Southampton Co VA   64 ms. S. of Richmond; from W. 183 ms.
Victor PT Ontario Co NY 2,230 203 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 353 ms. Watered by Mud creek.
Victor PO Clinton Co MI    
Victoria County   Victoria Co TX Pop. in 1850, 1,448. Situated in Texas. Seat of justice, Victoria.
Victoria PV Victoria Co TX    
Victoria PO Knox Co IL    
Victoria PO Daviess Co MO    
Victoria PV Bolivar Co MS   125 ms. N. of Jackson; from W. 900 ms. Watered by Mississippi river.
Victory T Essex Co VT 168 Watered by Moose river.
Victory PT Cayuga Co NY 2,298 169 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 352 ms. Watered by Sodus creek.
Victory PO Wayne Co TN    
Vidalia CH, V Concordia Parish LA   Seat of justice of Concordia parish, La. Watered by Mississippi river.
Vienna PT Pickens Co AL   From W. 868 ms. Watered by Tombigbee river.
Vienna PT Kennebec Co ME 851 23 ms. N. W. of Augusta; from W. 618 ms. Watered by a tributary of Sandy river.
Vienna PT Oneida Co NY 3,897 125 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 391 ms. Watered by Fish creek and Oneida lake.
Vienna V Phelps Twp, Ontario Co NY   Watered by Canandiague lake outlet and Flint creek.
Vienna PV Dorchester Co MD   79 ms. S. E. of Annapolis. Watered by Nanticoke river.
Vienna PV Dooly Co GA   85 ms. S. W. of Milledgeville; from W. 742 ms. Watered by Indian creek.
Vienna PT Trumbull Co OH 1,007 178 ms. N. E. of Columbus; from W. 298 ms.
Vienna PV Macomb Co MI    
Vienna T Genesee Co MI 390  
Vienna PT Scott Co IN 1,654 85 ms. S. of Indianapolis; from W. 585 ms.
Vienna CH, PV Johnson Co IL   Seat of justice of Johnson co., Ill. Watered by east fork of Cash river.
Vienna PO Jackson Parish LA    
Vienna PO Walworth Co WI    
Vienna Cross Roads PO Harmony Twp, Clark Co OH    
Vigo County   Vigo Co IN Pop. in 1820, 3,390; in 1830, 5,766; in 1840, 12,076, in 1850, 15,283. Situated on the west boundary of Indiana river, with Wabash river on the west. Area, 400 square miles. Face of the country, diversified; soil, fertile. Seat of justice, Terre Haute.
Village Green PV Ashton Twp, Delaware Co PA   89 ms. E. of Harrisburgh; from W. 123 ms.
Village Springs PO Blount Co AL    
Villanova PT Chautauque Co NY 1,536 323 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 346 ms. Watered by Connewango creek.
Villanow PO Walker Co GA    
Villa Rica PO Carroll Co GA   178 ms. N. W. of Milledgeville; from W. 760 ms.
Ville Platte PO St Landre Parish LA    
Vilula PO Russell Co AL    
Vinal Haven PT Waldo Co ME 1,252 It consists of Fox islands, in Penobscot bay.
Vincennes CH, PO Knox Co IN 2,070 Seat of justice of Knox co., Ind., 118 ms. S. W. of Indianapolis; from W. 688 ms. Watered by Wabash river.
Vincent PT Chester Co PA   73 ms. S. E. of Harrisburgh; from W. 153 ms. Watered by Stony, French, and Ridings creeks, and Schuylkill river.
Vincentown PV Northampton Twp, Burlington Co NJ   26 ms. S. of Trenton; from W. 160 ms. Watered by south branch of Rancocus creek and by Stop-the-Jade creek.
Vinegar Hill PO Jo-Daviess Co IL    
Vine Grove PO Washington Co TX    
Vineyard PT Grand Isle Co VT   78 ms. N. W. of Montpelier; from W. 551 ms. It consists of Vineyard island, in Lake Champlain.
Vineyard PV Irwin Co GA    
Vineyard T Washington Co AR 711  
Vineyard T Lawrence Co MO 529  
Vineyard Mills PO Huntingdon Co PA   87 ms. W. of Harrisburgh; from W. 135 ms.
Viney Grove PO Lincoln Co TN    
Vinland PO Winnebago Co WI    
Vinton County   Vinton Co OH Pop. in 1850, 9,353. Situated in the southerly part of Ohio. Seat of justice, McArthur.
Vinton PT Vinton Co OH 460 Watered by Raccoon creek.
Vinton PV Huntingdon Twp, Gallia Co OH 460 92 ms. S. of Columbus; from W. 367 ms. Watered by Big Raccoon creek.
Vinton CH, PV Benton Co IA   Seat of justice
Viola PO Delaware Co IA    
Violet PT Fairfield Co OH    
Violy PO Blount Co AL    
Virden PO Macoupin Co IL    
Virgil PT Cortland Co NY 2,410 149 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 308 ms. Watered by East Owego creek and Toughnioga river.
Virgil PO Fulton Co IL    
Virginia CH, PV Cass Co IL   Seat of justice of Cass co., Ill., 36 ms. W. of Springfield; from W. 800 ms.
Virginia PT Coshocton Co OH 1,226  
Virginia Grove PO Louisa Co IA    
Virginia Mills PO Buckingham Co VA   69 ms. W. of Richmond; from W. 143 ms.
Virginia Mines PO Franklin Co MO    
Virginsville PV Berks Co PA   68 ms. E. of Harrisburgh; from W. 160 ms.
Vischer's Ferry PO Clifton Park Twp, Saratoga Co NY   17 ms. N. W. of Albany; from W. 387 ms.
Vista PO Lewisborough Twp, Westchester Co NY   119 ms. S. of Albany; from W. 276 ms.
Vogansville PO Lancaster Co PA    
Volcano PO Calaveras Co CA    
Volga City PO Clayton Co IA    
Volinia PT Cass Co MI 607  
Volney PT Oswego Co NY 2,966 152 ms. N. W. of Albany; from W. 375 ms. Watered by Big Black creek and Owego river.
Volney PO Logan Co KY    
Voluntown PT Windham Co CT 1,064 56 ms. N. E. of Hartford; from W. 374 ms. Watered by Pachaug river.
Volusia PO Westfield Twp, Chautauque Co NY   348 ms. W. of Albany; from W. 351 ms.
Volusia PV Marion Co FL   Watered by St. John's river.
Vue De L'Eau PO Bristol Co MA    




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