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Welcome to Arthur ...
Although we found mention of Arthur during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Arthur was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Arthur was located in Lauderdale County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Arthur to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Arthur - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Arthur, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Arthur might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Arthur would be found within the (256) and (938)<2> area codes.
Adding Arthur to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Arthur was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Arthur on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arthur on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Arthur ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Arthur - they are located in Arkansas (3), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arthur.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jun 2021