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Franconia, Alabama

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Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Franconia.

Communities Also Named Franconia ...

We have found 7 communities that share the name Franconia.

While the name Franconia is unique within Alabama, we know of another 7 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.


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Arizona

Mohave County

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Minnesota

Chisago County

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New Hampshire

Grafton County

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Ohio

Putnam County

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This community is historic.<1>

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Ontario

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We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2>
Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Pennsylvania

Montgomery County

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Virginia

Fairfax County

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Franconia, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>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 where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that the community could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere. 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.

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