Owsley, Missouri facts for kids

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

History

Owsley was originally called Eldorado, and under the latter name was laid out in 1886. A post office called Owsley was established in 1877, and remained in operation until 1906. The present name is after Moses Owsley, an early settler.

Coordinates: 38°38′43″N 93°30′56″W / 38.64528°N 93.51556°W / 38.64528; -93.51556


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