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County Contact             EstCounty Seat               Origin
Adair County Adopt Me! 1841 Kirksville Macon County
Andrew County Adopt Me! 1841 Savannah Part of the Platte Purchase
Atchison County Adopt Me! 1843 Rock Port Holt County, part of the Platte Purchase
Audrain County Adopt Me! 1831 Mexico Callaway, Monroe and Ralls counties
Barry County Adopt Me! 1835 Cassville Greene County
Barton County Adopt Me! 1855 Lamar Jasper County
Bates County Sheryl McClure 1841 Butler Van Buren (now Cass) County
Benton County Adopt Me! 1835 Warsaw Pettis and Greene counties
Bollinger County Adopt Me! 1851 Marble Hill Cape Girardeau, Madison, Stoddard and Wayne counties
Boone County Adopt Me! 1821 Columbia Howard County
Buchanan County Debby Moulden-Frerichs 1838 Saint Joseph Part of the Platte Purchase
Butler County Adopt Me! 1849 Poplar Bluff Wayne County
Caldwell County Adopt Me! 1836 Kingston Ray County
Callaway County Judy 1821 Fulton Boone, Howard and Montgomery counties
Camden County Adopt Me! 1841 Camdenton Benton, Morgan and Pulaski counties
Cape Girardeau County Adopt Me! 1812 Jackson One of the five original counties
Carroll County Adopt Me! 1833 Carrollton Ray County
Carter County John R. Baker 1859 Van Buren Oregon, Reynolds, Ripley and Shannon counties
Cass County Adopt Me! 1833 Harrisonville Jackson County
Cedar County Adopt Me! 1845 Stockton Dade and St. Clair counties
Chariton County Judy 1821 Keytesville Howard County
Christian County Adopt Me! 1859 Ozark Greene, Taney and Webster counties
Clark County Judy 1836 Kahoka Lewis County
Clay County      Judy White 1822 Liberty Ray County
Clinton County Adopt Me! 1833 Plattsburg Clay County
Cole County Adopt Me! 1820 Jefferson City Cooper County
Cooper County Adopt Me! 1818 Boonville Howard County
Crawford County Adopt Me! 1829 Steelville Gasconade County
Dade County Adopt Me! 1841 Greenfield Barry and Polk counties
Dallas County Adopt Me! 1841 Buffalo Polk County
Daviess County Adopt Me! 1836 Gallatin Ray County
DeKalb County Adopt Me! 1843 Maysville Clinton County
Dent County Glenda Cashmer 1851 Salem Crawford and Shannon counties
Douglas County Adopt Me! 1857 Ava Ozark County
Dunklin County Adopt Me! 1843 Kennett Stoddard County
Franklin County Adopt Me! 1818 Union St. Louis County
Gasconade County Adopt Me! 1821 Hermann Franklin County
Gentry County Adopt Me! 1841 Albany Clinton County
Greene County Adopt Me! 1833 Springfield Crawford and Wayne counties
Grundy County Adopt Me! 1839 Trenton Livingston County
Harrison County      Judy White 1843 Bethany Daviess County
Henry County Adopt Me! 1834 Clinton Lillard (now Lafayette) County
Hickory County Adopt Me! 1845 Hermitage Benton and Polk counties
Holt County Adopt Me! 1841 Oregon Part of the Platte Purchase
Howard County Judy 1816 Fayette St. Charles and St. Louis counties
Howell County Adopt Me! 1857 West Plains Oregon County
Iron County Adopt Me! 1857 Ironton Madison, Reynolds, St. Francois, Washington & Wayne counties
Iron County John R. Baker 1857 Ironton Madison, Reynolds, St. Francois, Washington & Wayne counties
Jackson County Adopt Me! 1826 Kansas City & Independence Lillard (now Lafayette) County
Jasper County Redgie Peck 1841 Independence & Carthage Barry County
Jefferson County Adopt Me! 1818 Hillsboro St. Louis and Sainte Genevieve counties
Johnson County Adopt Me! 1834 Warrensburg Lillard (now Lafayette) County
Knox County Adopt Me! 1843 Edina Scotland County
Laclede County Adopt Me! 1849 Lebanon Camden, Pulaski and Wright counties
Lafayette County Adopt Me! 1821 Lexington Cooper County
Lawrence County Adopt Me! 1843 Mount Vernon Barry and Dade counties
Lewis County Adopt Me! 1833 Monticello Marion County
Lincoln County Adopt Me! 1818 Troy St. Charles County
Linn County Adopt Me! 1837 Linneus Chariton County
Livingston County Adopt Me! 1837 Chillicothe Carroll County
Macon County Adopt Me! 1837 Macon Chariton and Randolph counties
Madison County Adopt Me! 1818 Fredericktown Cape Girardeau and Sainte Genevieve counties
Maries County Adopt Me! 1855 Vienna Osage and Pulaski counties
Marion County Judy 1826 Palmyra Ralls County
McDonald County Adopt Me! 1847 Pineville Newton County
Mercer County Adopt Me! 1845 Princeton Grundy County
Miller County Adopt Me! 1837 Tuscumbia Cole and Pulaski counties
Mississippi County Adopt Me! 1842 Charleston Scott County
Moniteau County Adopt Me! 1845 California Cole and Morgan counties
Monroe County Judy 1831 Paris Ralls County
Montgomery County Judy 1818 Montgomery City St. Charles County
Morgan County Laurie Biswell 1833 Versailles Cooper County
New Madrid County Adopt Me! 1812 New Madrid One of the five original counties
Newton County Adopt Me! 1838 Neosho Barry County
Nodaway County Adopt Me! 1843 Maryville Andrew County, the Platte Purchase
Oregon County P. J. Franklin 1841 Alton Ripley County
Osage County Adopt Me! 1841 Linn Gasconade County
Ozark County Adopt Me! 1841 Gainesville Taney County
Pemiscot County Adopt Me! 1851 Caruthersville New Madrid County
Perry County Adopt Me! 1821 Perryville Sainte Geneviere County
Pettis County Adopt Me! 1833 Sedalia Cooper and Saline counties
Phelps County Adopt Me! 1857 Rolla Crawford County
Pike County Judy 1818 Bowling Green St. Charles County
Platte County Adopt Me! 1838 Platte City Part of the Platte Purchase
Polk County Sheryl McClure 1835 Bolivar Greene County
Pulaski County Adopt Me! 1833 Waynesville Crawford County
Putnam County Sheryl McClure 1843 Unionville Adair and Sullivan counties
Ralls County Judy 1821 New London Pike County
Randolph County Judy 1829 Huntsville Chariton and Ralls counties
Ray County Adopt Me! 1820 Richmond Howard County
Reynolds County John R. Baker 1845 Centerville Shannon County
Ripley County Adopt Me! 1831 Doniphan Wayne County
Saint Charles County Judy 1812 Saint Charles One of the five original counties
Saint Clair County Adopt Me! 1841 Osceola Rives (now Henry) County
Saint Francois County Adopt Me! 1821 Farmington Jefferson, Ste. Genevieve and Washington counties
Saint Louis City Scott K. Williams 1876 St. Louis Created in 1876 when city residents voted to secede from St. Louis County
Saint Louis County Adopt Me! 1812 Clayton One of the five original counties
Saline County Adopt Me! 1820 Marshall Cooper County
Schuyler County Adopt Me! 1843 Lancaster Adair County
Scotland County Judy 1841 Memphis Clark, Lewis, and Shelby counties
Scott County Adopt Me! 1822 Benton New Madrid County
Shannon County Adopt Me! 1837 Eminence Ripley County
Shelby County Judy 1835 Shelbyville Marion County
Ste. Genevieve County Adopt Me! 1812 Ste. Genevieve One of the five original counties
Stoddard County Adopt Me! 1835 Bloomfield New Madrid County
Stone County Adopt Me! 1851 Galena Taney County
Sullivan County Judy 1843 Milan Linn County
Taney County Adopt Me! 1837 Forsyth Greene County
Texas County Adopt Me! 1843 Houston Shannon and Wright counties
Vernon County Sheryl McClure 1851 Nevada Bates County
Warren County Adopt Me! 1833 Warrenton Montgomery County
Washington County Adopt Me! 1813 Potosi Sainte Genevieve County
Wayne County Adopt Me! 1818 Greenville Cape Girardeau and Lawrence counties
Webster County Adopt Me! 1855 Marshfield Greene County
Worth County Adopt Me! 1861 Grant City Gentry County
Wright County Adopt Me! 1841 Hartville Pulaski County

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