Merritt, Missouri facts for kids

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Merritt is an unincorporated community in southwestern Douglas County, Missouri. Merritt is located west of Goodhope on Missouri Route T in the Little Beaver Creek valley.

History

A post office called Merritt was established in 1903, and remained in operation until 1930. William Merrit, an early postmaster, gave the community his last name.

Coordinates: 36°53′55″N 92°52′10″W / 36.89861°N 92.86944°W / 36.89861; -92.86944


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