Place:Nassau, Florida, United States

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NameNassau
Alt namesNassausource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates30.633°N 81.783°W
Located inFlorida, United States     (1824 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Nassau County is a county located in the state of Florida. As of 2010, the population was 73,314. The U.S. Census Bureau 2008 estimate for the county was 69,835. Its county seat is Fernandina Beach.

Nassau County is part of the Greater Jacksonville Metropolitan area.

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History

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Nassau County was created in 1824 from Duval County. It was named for the Duchy of Nassau in Germany.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1824 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1830 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1840 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1873 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1873 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1830 1,511
1840 1,892
1850 2,164
1860 3,644
1870 4,247
1880 6,635
1890 8,294
1900 9,654
1910 10,525
1920 11,340
1930 9,375
1940 10,826
1950 12,811
1960 17,189
1970 20,626
1980 32,894
1990 43,941

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External links

www.nassauclerk.org/


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