County
Clinton County
State/Province
Missouri
Country
United States of America

Clinton County, Missouri

Summary

Located in northwestern part of state. Adjacent counties include Ray and Clay. Organized 1833. Plattsburg designated county seat. Population in 1840 about 2,700. Contained some small Latter-day Saint settlements, 1830s. During “Mormon War,” furnished several militia companies that assisted in expelling Saints from Far West, Missouri.

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