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Welcome to Altimera ...
Although we found mention of Altimera during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Altimera 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 Altimera was located in Hancock County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Altimera to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Altimera - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Altimera, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Altimera might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Altimera would be found within the (706) & (762)<2> area codes.
Adding Altimera 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.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Altimera was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1863.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Altimera on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022