Doyleville, Colorado

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Doyleville is an unincorporated community in Gunnison County, in the U.S. state of Colorado.

History[edit]

A post office called Doyleville was in operation from 1881 until 1969.[1] An early variant name was Doyle.[2] The community was named after Henry Doyle, a local settler.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Post offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 March 2016. Retrieved 25 June 2016.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Doyleville, Colorado
  3. ^ Dawson, John Frank. Place names in Colorado: why 700 communities were so named, 150 of Spanish or Indian origin. Denver, CO: The J. Frank Dawson Publishing Co. p. 18.

Coordinates: 38°27′06″N 106°36′34″W / 38.45167°N 106.60944°W / 38.45167; -106.60944