Ancestry.com. Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2001.Original data: Henry Gannett, comp. The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States (Second Edition). c1910.
This database contains a list of place names in the United States with a definition and description of their origins. Brief geographical descriptions may also be included.