kids encyclopedia robot

Bliss, Missouri facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts

Bliss is an unincorporated community in northeast Washington County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community is on Mineral Fork adjacent to Missouri Route 47.

History

Bliss was first named "Kingston Furnace", and under the latter name was founded in the 1870s, and named after Wyllys King, proprietor of a local blast furnace. A post office called Bliss was established in 1899, and remained in operation until 1943. The present name is after the local Bliss family.

Black History Month on Kiddle
Famous African-American Scientists:
Percy Lavon Julian
Katherine Johnson
George Washington Carver
Annie Easley
kids search engine
Bliss, Missouri Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.