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Welcome to Agnes ...

So far, we have found very little information about Agnes. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Agnes to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Agnes, please Contact Us.


Agnes would have been located within present day Lincoln County<2>.

The location of Agnes has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Agnes is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: The area where Agnes was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Agnes still existed, it would have been in the (706) & (762)<5> area codes.

Websites for Agnes ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.lincolncountyga.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Agnes, the following might be of interest:

Adding Agnes to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Agnes in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Agnes elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

We also found Agnes on a Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Agnes on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Agnes ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Agnes - they are located in Kentucky, Missouri and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Agnes.

Communities near Agnes ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Agnes.

  • Columbia Mine [McDuffie County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia Mine
    • Columbia Mine [McDuffie County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Agnes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 195,769 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia Mine have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • McCormick [McCormick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McCormick
    • McCormick [McCormick County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Agnes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,352 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCormick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McCormick<7>
  • Hamilton Crossroads [McDuffie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton Crossroads
    • Hamilton Crossroads [McDuffie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Agnes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,117 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton Crossroads
  • Hesters Ferry [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hesters Ferry
    • Hesters Ferry [Lincoln County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Agnes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 911 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hesters Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hesters Ferry
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lundberg [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lundberg
      • Lundberg [Wilkes County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Agnes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 831 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lundberg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lundberg
    • Cadley [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadley
      • Cadley [Warren County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Agnes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 540 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cadley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadley
    • Parksville [McCormick County]
    • Troy [Greenwood County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
      • Troy [Greenwood County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Agnes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 99 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<7>
    • Plum Branch [McCormick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plum Branch
      • Plum Branch [McCormick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Agnes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 74 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum Branch
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plum Branch<7>
    • Lincolnton [Lincoln County]

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 Agnes. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Agnes.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Agnes. 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 Agnes.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Agnes. See our Newspapers Page for Agnes.

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About Lincoln County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lincoln County: www.lincolncountyga.com

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

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 Agnes, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Lincoln, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agnes - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Agnes) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agnes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7460, Longitude: -82.4285       In this case, the coordinates for Agnes have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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