Monroe County, Missouri 

 

Summary

Area settled, 1820.1 Organized from Ralls Co., 6 Jan. 1831.2 County seat, Paris.3 Population in 1836 about 6,200.4 Population in 1840 about 9,500.5 JS and Camp of Israel volunteers from Ohio and Michigan Territory joined up at Allred settlement in county, June 1834.6