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New Madrid County Missouri
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New Madrid County History
The county was
organized in 1812.
It was named for the district "Nuevo Madrid" located
in the region during Spanish rule - after Madrid, Spain.
seat is New Madrid.
The county includes a large part of the New Madrid
Fault that produced the 1811–12 New Madrid earthquakes
Located in the floodplain of the Mississippi River, the area was long
used for cotton production.
Canalou * Catron * Conran * Gideon * Howardville * Kewanee * Lilbourn *
Marston * Matthews * Morehouse *
New Madrid (county seat) * North
Lilbourn * Parma * Point Pleasant * Portageville * Risco * Sikeston *