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Milk River, Montana
Welcome to Milk River ...
Although we found mention of Milk River during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Milk River 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 Milk River was located in Dawson County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Milk River to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Milk River - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Milk River, please Contact Us.
A typical abbreviation for Milk River: Milk Riv.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Milk River might be (or was) located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Milk River would be found within the (406) area code.
Communities Also Named Milk River ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Milk River - it's located in Alberta.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Milk River.
Adding Milk River to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Milk River was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Milk River on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 28 Dec 2021