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Do you know of Antelope ???

This page is an orphan - a placeholder until we can discover more about Antelope. When we encounter a name that is new to us, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope that we'll discover more information in the future. Such is the case with Antelope.

Unfortunately, we didn't note our source when we found mention of Antelope, so we are uncertain whether Antelope is a community, a post office or a post office located in a community and having the same name. While we don't have its location, we believe that Antelope would be found somewhere in Humboldt County, Nevada.

This entry could have originated in error. It might be that a source had a misprint, was simply wrong or we made a transcription error while referencing it. Many of the documents we reference are from the 1800s and the early 1900s, with some easier to read than others.

Part of the difficulty in identifying whether a name is a post office or a community lies with how Post Offices were named. We've prepared an article with our understanding of how post offices were named: Naming of Post Offices.

Communities Also Named Antelope ...

We found 23 communities that share the name Antelope.

There are two communities within Nevada that are also named Antelope.

Beyond Nevada, we know of another 21 communities that are located throughout in the United States and Canada. Of these 21 communities, 21 are located in the United States and two are in Canada.

  • Communities Located In Nevada ...
    • Eureka County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Nevada community of Antelope [Eureka County].
    • Nye County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Nevada community of Antelope [Nye County].
  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • California
      • Lassen County
      • Please visit our profile page for the California community of Antelope [Lassen County].
      • Sacramento County
      • Please visit our profile page for the California community of Antelope [Sacramento County].
    • Colorado
      • Logan County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Colorado community of Antelope [Logan County].
    • Idaho
      • Bonneville County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Idaho community of Antelope [Bonneville County].
      • Butte County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Idaho community of Antelope [Butte County].
    • Kansas
      • Gove County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Antelope [Gove County].
      • Marion County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Antelope [Marion County].
    • Montana
      • Sheridan County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Montana community of Antelope [Sheridan County].
    • New Mexico
      • Hidalgo County
      • Please visit our profile page for the New Mexico community of Antelope [Hidalgo County].
      • Lea County
      • Please visit our profile page for the New Mexico community of Antelope [Lea County].
      • Valencia County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the New Mexico community of Antelope [Valencia County].
    • Newfoundland and Labrador
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Newfoundland and Labrador community of Antelope.
    • North Dakota
      • Stark County
      • Please visit our profile page for the North Dakota community of Antelope [Stark County].
    • Oklahoma
      • Logan County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Oklahoma community of Antelope [Logan County].
    • Oregon
      • Wasco County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Oregon community of Antelope [Wasco County].
    • Saskatchewan
      • Please visit our profile page for the Saskatchewan community of Antelope.
    • South Dakota
      • Todd County
      • Please visit our profile page for the South Dakota community of Antelope [Todd County].
    • Texas
      • Hutchinson County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Texas community of Antelope [Hutchinson County].
      • Jack County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Texas community of Antelope [Jack County].
    • Utah
      • Duchesne County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Utah community of Antelope [Duchesne County].
    • Wyoming
      • Uinta County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Wyoming community of Antelope [Uinta County].

More Orphans in  Humboldt County ...

Can you help?

As we explained above, when we encounter a name that might be a community or a post office we add it to our Gazetteer. If we have little information to go with the name, we call them Orphans. Below are Orphans that we believe to be located in Humboldt County.

Brown's 
 North's Ranch
Dun Glen 
 Oreana
Granite Point 
 Rye Patch
Humboldt 
 Unionville
Lovelocks 
 Woolsey
Mill City 

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Antelope could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.









 

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