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Welcome to Nimrod ...
So far, we found very little information about Nimrod. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Nimrod to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Nimrod, please Contact Us.
Nimrod was located in the Texas Panhandle.
While we don't have a date for the founding of Nimrod, you might consider that their post office opened in 1888.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Nimrod is 1,690 feet [515 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Nimrod was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Nimrod would have been located in the (254) area code.
Communities Also Named Nimrod ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two Texas communities named Nimrod: This one is located in Eastland County and the other is located in Liberty County.
Beyond Texas, there are 9 communities that are also named Nimrod - they are located in Arkansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina and Oregon.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Nimrod.
Communities near Nimrod ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Nimrod.
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 Nimrod. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Nimrod.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Nimrod. 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 Nimrod.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Nimrod. See our Newspapers Page for Nimrod.
Adding Nimrod to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Nimrod in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Nimrod was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Nimrod in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Nimrod.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Eastland County: www.eastlandcountytexas.com/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 Feb 2024