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Welcome to Amador ...
So far, we have found very little information about Amador. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Amador to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Amador, please Contact Us.
Amador would have been located within present day Lander County.
The location of Amador has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Amador was founded in 1863.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Amador is 6,350 feet [1,935 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Amador is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Amador was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Amador would have been located in the (775) area code.
Communities near Amador ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Amador and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amador.
Communities Also Named Amador ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Amador - they are located in Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota and Montana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amador.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amador:
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This page was last modified: 07 Mar 2019