Place:Lincoln, Missouri, United States

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NameLincoln
Alt namesLincolnsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.067°N 90.967°W
Located inMissouri, United States     (1818 - )
See alsoSaint Charles, Missouri, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Lincoln County is a county located in east central Missouri in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 52,566. Its county seat is Troy. The county was founded December 14, 1818, and named for Major General Benjamin Lincoln of the American Revolutionary War.

Lincoln County is part of the St. Louis Metro Area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1818 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1819 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1819 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1820 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1820 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1820 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1825 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1820 1,662
1830 4,059
1840 7,449
1850 9,421
1860 14,210
1870 15,960
1880 17,426
1890 18,346
1900 18,352
1910 17,033
1920 15,956
1930 13,929
1940 14,395
1950 13,478
1960 14,783
1970 18,041
1980 22,193
1990 28,892

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~molincol/


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