Sampson, Missouri

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Sampson is an unincorporated community in northern Webster County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1] The site is at the intersection of Missouri Supplemental Routes CC and H between Niangua and Conway about 8 mi (13 km) northeast of Marshfield.[2]

History[edit]

A post office called Sampson was established in 1904, and remained in operation until 1935.[3] The community has the name of the local Sampson family.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Sampson, Missouri
  2. ^ Missouri Atlas & Gazetteer, DeLorme, 1998, First edition, p. 53, ISBN 0-89933-224-2
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 1 January 2017. 
  4. ^ "Webster County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved January 2, 2017. 

Coordinates: 37°26′30″N 92°50′33″W / 37.44167°N 92.84250°W / 37.44167; -92.84250