Lentner, Missouri

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Lentner is an unincorporated community in southern Shelby County, Missouri, United States.[1] It is located on U.S. Route 36 about six miles west of Shelbina.

A post office called Lentner has been in operation since 1873.[2] The community has the name of Lentner Lathrop, an early settler.[3]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lentner, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 December 2016. 
  3. ^ "Shelby County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 26, 2016. 

Coordinates: 39°43′07″N 92°08′53″W / 39.71861°N 92.14806°W / 39.71861; -92.14806