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Welcome to Appomattox ...
Although we found mention of Appomattox during our research, we have little information about it.<1> We believe that Appomattox had a post office at one time. We have done a cursory search and haven't been able to find any evidence that the community still exists..
While we are confident that Appomattox was located in Grant County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Appomattox to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Appomattox - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Appomattox, please Contact Us.
We don't have a date for the establishment of Appomattox.
The community of Appomattox was previously named Tilden.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Appomattox might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Appomattox would be found within the (620) area code.
Communities Also Named Appomattox ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Appomattox - they are located in South Dakota and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Appomattox.
Adding Appomattox to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Appomattox was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Appomattox on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for Grant County: www.grantcoks.org/
The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022