Daugherty, Missouri

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Daugherty is an unincorporated community in Cass County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History[edit]

Daugherty was platted in 1885, and named after James Daugherty, one of the founders.[1] A variant name was "Eight Mile".[2] A post office called Eight Mile was established in 1877, and remained in operation until 1935.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cass County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 16 September 2016. 
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Daugherty, Missouri
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 March 2016. Retrieved 16 September 2016. 

Coordinates: 38°36′13″N 94°16′54″W / 38.60361°N 94.28167°W / 38.60361; -94.28167