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Welcome to Amos ...
The location of Amos has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Amos is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Amos lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Amos lies within the (270) area code.
Adding Amos to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Amos 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 Amos was on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Amos on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Amos ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Amos - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Missouri, Nevada, Oregon, Quebec, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amos.
Communities near Amos ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amos.
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 Amos. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amos.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amos. 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 Amos.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amos. See our Newspapers Page for Amos.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amos ...
Looking for more information about Amos? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Amos, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Amos.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amos. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021