Fletcher, Missouri

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Fletcher is an unincorporated community in western Jefferson County, Missouri, United States.[1] It is located about ten miles west of De Soto.

A post office called Fletcher has been in operation since 1896.[2] The community was named after Missouri governor Thomas Clement Fletcher (1827–1899), who served 1865-1869.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fletcher, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 19 October 2016. Retrieved 19 October 2016. 
  3. ^ "Jefferson County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 19 October 2016. 

Coordinates: 38°09′57″N 90°44′00″W / 38.16583°N 90.73333°W / 38.16583; -90.73333