A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Morey ...
So far, we have found very little information about Morey. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Morey to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Morey, please Contact Us.
The location of Morey has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
Morey was founded in 1866.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Morey is 7,540 feet [2,298 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Morey is about 1½ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Morey was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Adding Morey to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Morey in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Morey elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Morey on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Morey ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Morey - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Florida, Michigan, Mississippi and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Morey.
Communities near Morey ...
We have created a list of 6 communities that are near Morey.
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 Morey. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Morey.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Morey. 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 Morey.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Morey. See our Newspapers Page for Morey.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Nye County: www.co.nye.nv.us/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021