American Civil War in Missouri

Audrain County, Missouri

Audrain County, MissouriDate of Organization: December 17, 1836

County Population in 1850: 3,049
County Slave Population in 1850: 457

County Population in 1860: 6,909
County Slave Population in 1860: 1,166

County Population in 1870: 12,307





Audrain County Institutions

Audrain County Historical Society

Manuscript Collections

  • Audrain County Manuscripts and Photographs
  • Brownlee, Richard S., Speech, 1975
  • Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870), Letter, 1866 (C1580)
  • Actions, Skirmishes, and Battles

    July 15, 1861 – Skirmish at Mexico involving Missouri’s 2nd Infantry (3 months).
    July 17, 1861 – Skirmish at Martinsburg involving Missouri’s 1st Reserve Corps.
    July 18, 1861 – Skirmish at Martinsburg involving Missouri’s Reserve Corps (Company A).