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Welcome to Kearney ...
We aren't confident of the location of Kearney, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Kearney, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
Kearney is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Kearney lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Kearney lies within the (662) area code.
Communities Also Named Kearney ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 18 communities that are also named Kearney - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Kansas (3), Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (2) and South Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kearney.
Communities near Kearney ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kearney.
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 Kearney. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kearney.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kearney. 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 Kearney.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kearney. See our Newspapers Page for Kearney.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kearney ...
Looking for more information about Kearney? 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 Kearney, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Kearney.
Adding Kearney to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Kearney 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 Kearney was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Kearney on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Kearney.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kearney. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024