Lewis County, Missouri
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 County Information
County seat is Monticello.
The county was organized in 1833 and named for explorer and governor of the Louisiana Territory, Meriwether Lewis

 Cities and Towns
Canton * Durham * Ewing * La Belle * La Grange * Lewistown * Maywood * Monticello * Steffenville * Williamstown

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Website Updates:
July 2016:  

July 2013: County History; Township Histories

March 2013: 1883 Pensioners; Obits: Arnold, Armbruster, Bringer, Campen, Carter, Claus, Dickerson, Dochterman, Dudgeon, Dunsing, Farr, Foust, Fretwell, Gillespie, Goehl, Grainger, Harper, Humphrey, Johnson, Kiley, Lange, Lewis, Lundberg, Martin, Merrell, Mullins, Pindell, Platz, Pleasant, Pulse, Quinn, Ridgely, Ritter, Roush, Sparks, Stice, Troehler, Trumblee, Turner, Uhlmeyer, Wilson; Bios: Vactor



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