Fayetteville, Missouri facts for kids

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

History

Fayetteville was founded in the mid-1840s, and named after Lafayette Collins, a local storekeeper. A post office called Fayetteville was established in 1856, and remained in operation until 1919.

Coordinates: 38°52′52″N 93°45′23″W / 38.88111°N 93.75639°W / 38.88111; -93.75639


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