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Welcome to Malta ...
So far, we have found very little information about Malta. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Malta to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Malta, please Contact Us.
The location of Malta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Malta is 9,590 feet [2,923 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Malta is about 1¾ mile [or ~3 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Malta was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Malta once stood is in the (719) area code.
Communities Also Named Malta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Malta - they are located in Alabama, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Montana (2), New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Malta.
Communities near Malta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Malta.
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 Malta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Malta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Malta. 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 Malta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Malta. See our Newspapers Page for Malta.
Adding Malta to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Malta in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Malta was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Malta on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1939.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Malta on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022