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Welcome to Asbestos ...
So far, we have found very little information about Asbestos. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Asbestos to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Asbestos - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Asbestos, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where Asbestos was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Asbestos once stood is in the (706) and (762)<3> area codes.
Communities Also Named Asbestos ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Asbestos - they are located in Oregon and Quebec (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Asbestos.
Adding Asbestos to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Asbestos was on a map titled Map of Georgia (from Rand McNally, 1911).
We also found Asbestos on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1915.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Asbestos on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for White County: www.whitecounty.net/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022