Sumner County Place Names


Below is a list of the placenames that I have run across in my searches. If you know of others, please contact me at hoisingtonweb@yahoo.com.



Cities and Towns

Adamsville

Alton (*)

Anson

Argonia

Argyle (*)

Ashton

Ashton

Belle Plaine

Bitter Creek (*)

Bushnell (*)

Caldwell

Chikaskia (*)

Cicero

Cleardale (*)

Conway Springs

Corbin

Dalton

Doster

Drury

Ewell

Geuda Springs

Guelph (*)

Hessville (*)

Hunnewell

Hurst Crossing (*)

Levy (*)

Littleton (*)

Londen

Mayfield

Metcalf

Milan

Millerton

Milton

Missouri Flat (*)

Mulvane

Orie (*)

Oxford

Paton

Peck

Perth

Portland

Rex

Riverdale

Roland

Rolling Green (*)

Rome

Salt City

South Haven

Sumner (*)

Sunset (*)

Sunny Slope (*)

Suppesville

Swedona (*)

Wellington

Whitman

Zyba

(*) Twenty "ghost towns" of Sumner county were named in the Kansas City (Mo.) Times July 19, 1935. The list included: Sumner, Clear Dale, Orie, Chikaskia, Hurst Crossing, Alton, Hessville, Levy, Sunset, Sunny Slope, Beverly, Rolling Green, Argyle, Littleton, Swedona, Bushnell, Missouri Flat, Guelph, Bitter Creek and Kitley.

Townships

Avon

Belle Plaine

Bluff

Caldwell

Chikaskia

Conway

Creek

Dixon

Downs

Eden

Falls

Gore

Greene

Guelph

Harmon

Illinois

Jackson

Kitley (*)

London

Morris

Osborne

Oxford

Palestine

Ryan

Seventy-Six

South Haven

Springdale

Sumner

Val Verde

Walton

Wellington

 

 

 


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This page last updated 5 Nov 2005