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Amehe, Louisiana

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The location of Amehe

Welcome to Amehe ...

So far, we have found very little information about Amehe. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Amehe to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Amehe, please Contact Us.

Amehe would have been located within present day Assumption Parish.

The location of Amehe has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Amehe is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Amehe was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Amehe once stood is in the (985) area code.

Communities near Amehe ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Amehe and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Bayou Corne - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Burbank - Historic   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Donaldsonville   [Map]   8,183   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elm Hall   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Enola   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gonzales   [Map]   10,771   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Amehe.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amehe. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amehe. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amehe.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amehe:

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About Assumption Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Amehe, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amehe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amehe) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amehe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0016, Longitude: -91.0759     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amehe have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amehe.

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