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Amity, North Carolina
Welcome to Amity ...
Although we found mention of Amity during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Amity 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 Amity was located in Iredell County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Amity to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Amity - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Amity, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Amity might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Amity would be found within the (704) and (980)<2> area codes.
Communities Also Named Amity ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Amity - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New York, Ohio (5), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amity.
Adding Amity to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Amity in the FIPS-55 file. For more information, see the Referenced FIPS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Amity was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Amity on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Iredell County: www.co.iredell.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Aug 2022