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Elk Prairie, Missouri
Welcome to Elk Prairie ...
Although we found mention of Elk Prairie during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Elk Prairie was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Elk Prairie was located in Phelps County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Elk Prairie to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Elk Prairie - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Elk Prairie, please Contact Us.
A typical abbreviation for Elk Prairie: Elk Pr.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Elk Prairie might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Elk Prairie would be found within the (573) area code.
Communities Also Named Elk Prairie ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Elk Prairie - they are located in British Columbia and Illinois.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Elk Prairie.
Adding Elk Prairie to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Elk Prairie was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Elk Prairie on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Elk Prairie on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Phelps County: www.phelpscounty.org/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Nov 2021