in 1812 as an Original District;
the county seat is
Burfordsville in Cape Girardeau County
- Burfordsville is located at the site of
Bollinger's Mill on Whitewater River.
It had a mill, a store or two, a Baptist Church, and a lodge of A. C. U. W...
(--History of Cape Girardeau County, Goodspeed,)
It is 8 miles southwest of Jackson and 8 miles northwest of Luflin (Bollinger Co.).
It had 1 store, several shops, a grist and saw-mill and woolen factory known heretofore as George Frederick Doughtery's Mills.
There was a suspension bridge at this point. (--Campbell's Gazetteer of Missouri, 1874,)
It is situated in the western part of the county at Sec. 14 & 15, Twp. 31 N, R. 11 E, at the junction of UU & 34.
It has been disincorporated since 1950.
Towns and wide places in the road in
Cape Girardeau County Mo
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