Reger, Missouri

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Reger is an unincorporated community in Sullivan County, Missouri, United States.[1] It is located on Route 6 about six miles southwest of Milan.

Reger was laid out in 1881.[2] The community has the name of O. M. Reger, an early citizen.[3] A post office called Reger was established in 1881, and remained in operation until 1968.[4]

Henry Cemetery was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Reger, Missouri
  2. ^ "Sullivan County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 27, 2016. 
  3. ^ Eaton, David Wolfe (1918). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 367. 
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 November 2016. 
  5. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

Coordinates: 40°08′38″N 93°11′34″W / 40.14389°N 93.19278°W / 40.14389; -93.19278