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May is an unincorporated community in McDonald County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

A post office called May was established in 1884, and remained in operation until 1907. Some say the community has the name of May Maynard, the daughter of a local physician, while others believe the place name is derived directly from the doctor's last name.

Coordinates: 36°45′04″N 94°31′20″W / 36.75111°N 94.52222°W / 36.75111; -94.52222


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