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Welcome to Lerose ...
The location of Lerose has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Lerose, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1911.
Lerose is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Lerose lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lerose is located in the (606) area code.
The ZIP code for Lerose: 41344<4>
Communities near Lerose ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lerose.
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 Lerose. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lerose.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lerose. 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 Lerose.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lerose. See our Newspapers Page for Lerose.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lerose ...
Looking for more information about Lerose? 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 Lerose, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lerose.
Adding Lerose to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lerose in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Lerose was on a map titled Map of Kentucky (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Lerose.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 04 Dec 2023