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Welcome to Lincoln ...
So far, we have found very little information about Lincoln. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Lincoln to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Lincoln, please Contact Us.
The location of Lincoln has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
When the people of Lincoln referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Lincolnite<4>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Lincoln is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: The area where Lincoln was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lincoln would have been located in the (916) area code.
Websites for Lincoln ...
Official Website: www.ci.lincoln.ca.us/
Communities Also Named Lincoln ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Lincoln: This one is located in Madera County and the other is located in Placer County.
Beyond California, there are 63 communities that are also named Lincoln - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Florida (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (6), Minnesota, Missouri, Montana (3), Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (2), North Dakota, Ohio (3), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah (2), Vermont, Virginia, Washington (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lincoln.
Communities near Lincoln ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lincoln.
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 Lincoln. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lincoln.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lincoln. 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 Lincoln.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lincoln. See our Newspapers Page for Lincoln.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lincoln: www.ci.lincoln.ca.us/
The official website for Madera County: www.madera-county.com/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 01 Aug 2022