Oldham, Missouri

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Oldham is an unincorporated community in Boone County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1] Folk etymology states the community was named after Asa Old, a local merchant who sold old hams.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Oldham, Missouri
  2. ^ "Boone County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 4 September 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 38°43′51″N 92°15′47″W / 38.73083°N 92.26306°W / 38.73083; -92.26306