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Welcome to Alvarado ...
So far, we have found very little information about Alvarado. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Alvarado to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Alvarado, please Contact Us.
We aren't confident of the location of Alvarado, so consider the above location as an estimate.<3>
Alvarado was established in 1851.
Going back to its beginning, Alvarado was originally named New Haven. For more information about the names of Alvarado, see The Names of Alvarado on our Genealogy Page.
Time Zone: The area where Alvarado was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Adding Alvarado to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alvarado in the FIPS-55 file. For more information, see the Referenced FIPS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alvarado was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Alvarado on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for California (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alvarado on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Alvarado ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Alvarado - they are located in Indiana, Minnesota, New Mexico, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alvarado.
Communities near Alvarado ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alvarado.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alvarado. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alvarado.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alvarado. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alvarado.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alvarado. See our Newspapers Page for Alvarado.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Alameda County: www.acgov.org/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021