Koeltztown, Missouri


Koeltztown, Missouri

Koeltztown is an unincorporated community in southern Osage County, Missouri, United States. It is located about fifteen miles southeast of Jefferson City and is one of the oldest settlements in Osage County. Founded in 1858, the community was named for its first postmaster, August Koeltz. While not Catholic, Koeltz donated land for a Catholic parish to encourage enough settlers to the area to establish a town.

During the American Civil War, a few raiders came through but there no major battles in the area. Most European settlers were German immigrants, who arrived in greatest number in the mid- to late-19th century.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Missouri House of Representatives — Missouri General Assembly Type …   Wikipedia

  • Osage County, Missouri — Location in the state of Missouri …   Wikipedia

  • Chamois, Missouri —   City   Location of Chamois, Mi …   Wikipedia

  • Comte d'Osage (Missouri) — Comté d Osage (Missouri) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Comté d Osage. Comté d Osage …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Comté d'Osage (Missouri) — 38° 28′ N 91° 52′ W / 38.46, 91.86 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Comté de Osage (Missouri) — Comté d Osage (Missouri) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Comté d Osage. Comté d Osage …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Meta, Missouri —   City   Location of Meta, Missouri …   Wikipedia

  • Bonnots Mill, Missouri — Bonnots Mill is an unincorporated community in northern Osage County, Missouri, USA, formerly known as Dauphine. It is located about seven miles east of Jefferson City near the Missouri River. Also known as Bonnot s Mill, the community was… …   Wikipedia

  • Jefferson City, Missouri Metropolitan Area — The Jefferson City Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of four counties ndash; Cole, Callaway, Moniteau, and Osage ndash; in central Missouri anchored by the city of Jefferson City.… …   Wikipedia

  • Condado de Osage (Misuri) — Para otros usos de este término, véase Condado de Osage. Condado de Osage Condado de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.