The community is situated on Tennessee State Route 225.
Masseyville is an unincorporated community located along Tennessee State Route 225 and was originally part of McNairy County, but became part of Chester County when that county was formed. It was named for an early settler, Bill Massey. The Masseyville Post Office was opened in 1884 and discontinued in 1915.
Chester County Tennessee History and Families 1882 - 1995, Copyright 1995 Chester County Historical Society Coordinates: