Point Pleasant, Missouri
The first settlement at Point Pleasant was made in 1815. The town site was platted in 1846, and so named on account of its scenic location. A post office called Point Pleasant was established in 1845, and remained in operation until 1979.
At the turn of the 20th century, Point Pleasant contained a cotton gin and a saw mill.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Point Pleasant, Missouri
- "New Madrid County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 19, 2016.
- "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 19 November 2016.
- Williams, Walter (1904). The State of Missouri. p. 459.
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