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Friday, August 5, 2011
The Histopolis Place-of-the-Day for Friday, August 5, 2011 is Holmes County in Ohio.
"Holmes County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. As of 2000, the population was 38,943. It was formed in 1824 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas and Wayne counties and organized the following year. The county was named after Andrew Holmes, an officer killed in the War of 1812. Its county seat is Millersburg. Holmes County is home to the world's largest population of Amish residents, which draw many visitors to the county, thus making tourism an important sector of the local economy.
"Holmes County was formed on January 20, 1824 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas and Wayne Counties. It was named after Andrew Holmes, an officer in the War of 1812."
Source: Holmes County, Ohio - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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|1||Murray County, Georgia|
|2||Jones County, Iowa|
|3||Marion County, Georgia|
|4||Potter County, Texas|
|5||Holmes County, Ohio|
|6||Wood County, Ohio|
|7||Belknap County, New Hampshire|
|8||Cook County, Minnesota|
|9||Douglas County, Nebraska|
|10||Ohio County, West Virginia|
|11||Wolfe County, Kentucky|
|12||Los Alamos County, New Mexico|
|13||Carbon County, Utah|
|14||Pendleton County, West Virginia|
|15||Houston County, Texas|
|16||Neshoba County, Mississippi|
|17||Allen County, Ohio|
|18||Bristol Bay Borough, Alaska|
|19||Jackson County, Illinois|
|20||Sainte Genevieve County, Missouri|
|21||Hunterdon County, New Jersey|
|22||Rensselaer County, New York|
|23||Pierce County, North Dakota|
|24||Ross County, Ohio|
|25||Las Animas County, Colorado|
|26||Rooks County, Kansas|
|27||Christian County, Missouri|
|28||Oscoda County, Michigan|
|29||Newton County, Indiana|
|30||Carbon County, Pennsylvania|
|31||Sarasota County, Florida|
Note: The first Place-of-the-Day was in September 2010