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Welcome to Bluegrass ...
So far, we found very little information about Bluegrass. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Bluegrass to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Bluegrass, please Contact Us.
While we don't have a date for the founding of Bluegrass, you might consider that their post office opened in 1902.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Bluegrass is 2,150 feet [655 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Bluegrass is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Bluegrass was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Bluegrass (for example, toward Richardton), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
If Bluegrass still existed, it would have been in the (701) area code.
Communities Also Named Bluegrass ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 3 communities that are also named Bluegrass - they are located in Indiana, Tennessee and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bluegrass.
Communities near Bluegrass ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bluegrass.
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 Bluegrass. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bluegrass.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bluegrass. 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 Bluegrass.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bluegrass. See our Newspapers Page for Bluegrass.
Adding Bluegrass to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bluegrass 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 Bluegrass was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Bluegrass in the book titled .<6> From that list, the Bluegrass post office opened in 1902.
For more details, see References and Mentions for Bluegrass.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Morton County: www.co.morton.nd.us/
The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024