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Welcome to Grey Rocks ...

So far, we have found very little information about Grey Rocks. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Grey Rocks to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Grey Rocks, please Contact Us.




Grey Rocks would have been located within present day Tulare County.

The location of Grey Rocks has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Grey Rocks is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Grey Rocks was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Grey Rocks ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Grey Rocks and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
East Farmersville   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Farmersville   [Map]   10,778   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gillete - Historic   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lemon Cove   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lindsay   [Map]   13,303   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Porterville   [Map]   59,145   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Grey Rocks.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Grey Rocks. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Grey Rocks. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Grey Rocks.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Grey Rocks:

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The official website for Tulare County: www.co.tulare.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/


Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Grey Rocks, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grey Rocks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Grey Rocks) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grey Rocks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2677, Longitude: -119.1051     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grey Rocks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Grey Rocks.

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This page was last modified: 18 Dec 2018