Isadora, Missouri

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Isadora, Missouri
Unincorporated community
Isadora, Missouri is located in Missouri
Isadora, Missouri
Isadora, Missouri
Coordinates: 40°31′33″N 94°31′04″W / 40.52583°N 94.51778°W / 40.52583; -94.51778Coordinates: 40°31′33″N 94°31′04″W / 40.52583°N 94.51778°W / 40.52583; -94.51778
Country United States
State Missouri
County Worth
Elevation 974 ft (297 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 660
GNIS feature ID 730122[1]

Isadora is an unincorporated community in Worth County, Missouri, United States. Isadora is northwest of Grant City and east of Sheridan.

Isadora was platted in 1863.[2] A post office called Isadora was established in 1866, and remained in operation until 1951.[3] According to tradition, the community was named after the wife of a pioneer man who paid a visit to the area.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ a b "Worth County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved January 3, 2017. 
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 3 January 2017.