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Welcome to Garnet ...
So far, we have found very little information about Garnet. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Garnet to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Garnet, please Contact Us.
We don't have a date for the establishment of Garnet.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Garnet is 5,900 feet [1,798 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Garnet is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Garnet was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Garnet still existed, it would have been in the (406) area code.
Communities Also Named Garnet ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Garnet - they are located in California, Michigan, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ontario and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Garnet.
Communities near Garnet ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Garnet.
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 Garnet. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Garnet.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Garnet. 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 Garnet.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Garnet. See our Newspapers Page for Garnet.
Adding Garnet to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Garnet in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Garnet was on a map titled Map of Idaho, Montana and Wyoming (from Rand McNally, 1925).
We also found Garnet on a map titled Hixson Map of Montana (1950).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Garnet on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022