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Cornelia is an unincorporated community in Johnson County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

A post office called Cornelia was established in 1855, and remained in operation until 1904. The community was named after Cornelia Love, the wife of an early settler. A variant name was "Shanghai".

Coordinates: 38°38′37″N 93°44′22″W / 38.64361°N 93.73944°W / 38.64361; -93.73944


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