RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Home >> State of Kansas >> Stanton County >> KonantzSitemap...










Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
Kansas


The Commemorative Quarter for Kansas







Do you know of Konantz ???

This page is an orphan - a placeholder until we can discover more about Konantz. When we encounter a name that is new to us, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope that we'll discover more information in the future. Such is the case with Konantz.

Our sources for Konantz (see Mentions and References below) indicate that it was a community with a post office by the same name. Unfortunately our sources aren't clear about the location of Konantz other than they indicate that Konantz would be found somewhere in Stanton County, Kansas.

From the Blevins / Hellbock List: The post office opened  in 1888 and closed  in 1895.

This entry could have originated in error. It might be that a source had a misprint, was simply wrong or we made a transcription error while referencing it. Many of the documents we reference are from the 1800s and the early 1900s, with some easier to read than others.

Part of the difficulty in identifying whether a name is a post office or a community lies with how Post Offices were named. We've prepared an article with our understanding of how post offices were named: Naming of Post Offices.

Communities Also Named Konantz ...

We found one communities that share the name Konantz.

Within Kansas, the name Konantz is unique.

Beyond Kansas, there is another community also named Konantz in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Missouri
      • Barton County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Missouri community of Konantz [Barton County].

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Konantz ...

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

Found in a comprehensive list of Post Offices that was created by Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<1>

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

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Konantz - Services available: had a Post Office, no Railroad mentioned

More Orphans in  Stanton County ...

Can you help?

As we explained above, when we encounter a name that might be a community or a post office we add it to our Gazetteer. If we have little information to go with the name, we call them Orphans. Below are Orphans that we believe to be located in Stanton County.

Alamo 
 Gognac
Bear Creek 
BigbowLiverpool
Border 
BordersMitchellville
 Monom
Edwin 
EliPana
  
FisherWayland
FletcherWest Haven
Floto 

Footnotes ...

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

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

Copyright 2024
All Rights Reserved

Thank you for visiting our website.

In closing, please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write: Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified/updated: 21 Jul 2024