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Do you know of Ambrose ???

When we encounter a name that is new to us, we add it to our Gazetteer - that's the case with Ambrose.

This entry has been created as a placeholder - we hope to develop more information in the future.

This entry could be in error. It might be that our source had a mis-print, was simply wrong or we made a transcription error while referencing it. We hope to learn more about Ambrose in the future.

We found mention of Ambrose as a post office, but can't determine its location - other than being located somewhere in Montgomery County, Alabama.

It's common that the post office is named the same as the community in which it's located (although that's not always case). In this case, we can't match this post office to any of the existing communities in our gazetteer.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Ambrose, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1891.

Communities Also Named Ambrose ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 11 communities that are also named Ambrose - they are located in California (2), Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Texas.

Adding Ambrose to Our Gazetteer ...

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Ambrose was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<1>

From that list, the Ambrose post office opened in 1891.

We also found Ambrose in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Ambrose ...

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Ambrose:

Found in a comprehensive list of Post Offices that was created by Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.

From that list:

The Ambrose post office opened in 1891 and had closed by 1892.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Ambrose - Services available: no Railroad mentioned

Footnotes ...

<1>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:


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