Chandler, Missouri

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Chandler is an unincorporated community in Clay County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Chandler was established in 1885, and remained in operation until 1947.[2] The community was named after John N. Chandler, an officer in the Civil War.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Chandler, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 March 2016. Retrieved 19 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Clay County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 19 September 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 39°18′01″N 94°22′58″W / 39.30028°N 94.38278°W / 39.30028; -94.38278