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Welcome to Argenta ...
Although we found mention of Argenta during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Argenta 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 Argenta was located in Kalamazoo County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Argenta to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Argenta - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Argenta, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Argenta might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Argenta would be found within the (269) area code.
Adding Argenta to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Argenta was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Argenta on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Michigan (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Argenta on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Argenta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Michigan communities named Argenta: This one is located in Kalamazoo County and the other is located in Allegan County.
Beyond Michigan, there are 8 communities that are also named Argenta - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, Illinois, Montana, Nevada, Texas and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Argenta.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Kalamazoo County: www.kalcounty.com/
The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021