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Welcome to Agate (aka 'Agate') ...
Although we found mention of Agate during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Agate 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 Agate was located in Floyd County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Agate to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Agate - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Agate, please Contact Us.
The community of Agate has also been called Agate.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Agate might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Agate would be found within the (706) & (762)<2> area codes.
Adding Agate to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Agate was
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Agate on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Agate ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Agate - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ontario, Utah and Washington (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Agate.
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The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcountyga.org/
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This page was last modified: 27 Jul 2021