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Mentmore, New Mexico

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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.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Mentmore is 6,420 feet [1,957 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation 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 travel west from Mentmore, 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.

The location where Mentmore once stood is in the (505) area code.

Communities near Mentmore ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Mentmore and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
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]   22,670   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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mentmore. We make it easy to see an overhead 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:

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Mentmore no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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The Communities of New Mexico

About McKinley County

About New Mexico

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Mentmore. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mentmore) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mentmore. The point that we are using 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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<4>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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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Mentmore.