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Perry County, Missouri

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The county was officially organized on November 16, 1820 (effective January 1, 1821) and was named after Oliver Hazard Perry, a naval hero of the War of 1812.

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Villages

  • Altenburg
  • Frohna
  • Longtown
  • Perryville (County Seat)

For a complete list of Townships & Communities, please see Wikipedia.



History of the German Dialect in Perry County, Missouri - St. Louis Post-Dispatch (October 7, 2018)

Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

Perry County Historical Society