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Colony is an unincorporated community in Knox County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

Colony was originally called Kentucky Colony, and under the latter name settlement was made in the early 1840s by a colony of pioneers from Kentucky. A post office called Colony was established in 1848, and remained in operation until 1907.

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