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Welcome to Argentum ...
Although we found mention of Argentum during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Argentum was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Argentum was located in Greenup County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Argentum to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Argentum - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Argentum, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Argentum might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Argentum would be found within the (606) area code.
Communities Also Named Argentum ...
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Argentum.
Adding Argentum to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Argentum in the FIPS-55 file. For more information, see the Referenced FIPS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Argentum was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Argentum on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Kentucky (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Argentum on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022