Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser
Place Names in the Southwest Border Counties
Margaret Ellen Bell, A. B.
Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the
Requirements for the Degree of
Master of Arts
University of Missouri
Webster, Wright, Christian, Douglas, McDonald, Barry, Stone, Taney, Ozark.
This Study: Wright County, referred to as Place Names.
The county is divided into twelve townships, respectively, Boone, Brush Creek, Clark, Elk Creek, Gasconade, Hart, Montgomery, Mountain Grove, Pleasant Valley, Union, Van Buren, Wood. (--Encyclopedia of the Hist. of Missouri, Vol. 6, 1901, Conrad, p. 530.)