Etlah, Missouri Article

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Etlah is an unincorporated community in Franklin County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. [1]

History

A post office called Etlah was established in 1864, and remained in operation until 1935. [2] The name Etlah is the German verb halte (meaning "stop"), spelled backwards. [3]

References

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Etlah, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 30 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Franklin County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 30 September 2016.


ETLAH MISSOURI Latitude and Longitude:

38°38′21″N 91°16′36″W / 38.63917°N 91.27667°W / 38.63917; -91.27667