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Welcome to Catesby ...

Catesby is located in Ellis County<1>.

Catesby is 2,390 feet [728 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Catesby is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Catesby lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Catesby: (580)

Communities near Catesby ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Catesby.

  • Laverne (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
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    • Laverne lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Catesby and is located in Harper County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,297 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laverne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laverne<4>
  • Shattuck (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
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    • Shattuck lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Catesby and is located in Ellis County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,245 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shattuck
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shattuck<4>
  • Follett (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest)
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    • Follett lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Catesby and is located in Lipscomb County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 424 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Follett have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Follett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Follett<4>
  • Gage (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast)
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    • Gage lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Catesby and is located in Ellis County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gage have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gage<4>
  • May (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
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    • May lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Catesby and is located in Harper County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for May<4>
  • Slapout (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
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    • Slapout lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Catesby and is located in Beaver County
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  • Logan (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
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    • Logan lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Catesby and is located in Beaver County
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  • Fargo (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast)
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    • Fargo lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Catesby and is located in Ellis County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 341 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fargo have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fargo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fargo<4>
  • Darrouzett (20 miles [32.2 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darrouzett
    • Darrouzett lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the west of Catesby and is located in Lipscomb County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 328 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Darrouzett have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darrouzett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darrouzett<4>
  • Fort Supply (22 miles [35.4 km] to the east)
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    • Fort Supply lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the east of Catesby and is located in Woodward County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 309 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Supply
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Supply<4>

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 Catesby. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Catesby.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Catesby. 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 Catesby.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Catesby. See our Newspapers Page for Catesby.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Catesby ...

Looking for more information about Catesby? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Catesby, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Catesby.

Adding Catesby to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Catesby in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Catesby was on a map titled Map of Oklahoma (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Catesby on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Catesby

The Communities of Oklahoma

About Ellis County

About Oklahoma

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Catesby. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Oklahoma: https://www.ok.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oklahoma's counties, including Ellis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Catesby - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Catesby) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Catesby. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CatesbyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Catesby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4931, Longitude: -99.9642    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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