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Mentmore, New Mexico

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The location of Mentmore

Welcome to Mentmore ...

So far, we have found very little information about Mentmore. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Mentmore to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Mentmore, please Contact Us.

Mentmore was located in northwest New Mexico.

Mentmore would have been located within present day McKinley County.

The location of Mentmore has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Mentmore is 6,420 feet [1,957 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Mentmore is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Mentmore was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Mentmore and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Mentmore would have been located in the (505) area code.

Communities near Mentmore ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Hunters Point (AZ)   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bread Springs   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Church Rock   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gallup   [Map]   21,960   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Navajo Wingate Village   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rehoboth   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mentmore.

Communities Also Named Mentmore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Mentmore - it's located in Manitoba.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mentmore.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mentmore. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mentmore. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mentmore.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mentmore:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Mentmore, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mentmore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mentmore) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mentmore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5142, Longitude: -108.8456     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mentmore have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mentmore.

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