Macedonia, Missouri

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Macedonia is an extinct town in northern Phelps County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1][2]

A post office called Macedonia was established in 1890, and remained in operation until 1917.[3] The community took its name from the local Macedonia Baptist Church.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Macedonia (historical)
  2. ^ Missouri, 1912-13-14: Resources, Advantages and Opportunities of a Thriving Commonwealth : Surplus Products, Missouri Counties, 1912, Other Commercial, Industrial, Social and Educational Details ... Missouri Bureau of Labor Statistics. 1914. p. 420.
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  4. ^ "Phelps County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 5, 2016.

Coordinates: 38°01′23″N 91°46′11″W / 38.02306°N 91.76972°W / 38.02306; -91.76972