American Civil War in Missouri

Maries County, Missouri

Maries County, MissouriDate of Organization: March 2, 1855

County Population in 1850: -
County Slave Population in 1850: -

County Population in 1860: 4,837
County Slave Population in 1860: 64

County Population in 1870: 5,916

Maries County Institutions

Historical Society of Maries County


Newspaper Collections

Vienna Banner of Liberty and Vienna Courier

Actions, Skirmishes, and Battles

May 26, 1864 – Skirmish at Lane’s Prairie involving two companies of Wisconsin’s 3rd Cavalry.