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Welcome to Alfred ...
Although we found mention of Alfred during our research, we have little information about it.<1> We believe that Alfred had a post office at one time. We have done a cursory search and haven't been able to find any evidence that the community still exists..
While we are confident that Alfred was located in Douglas County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Alfred to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Alfred - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Alfred, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Alfred might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Alfred would be found within the (785) area code.
Communities Also Named Alfred ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Alfred - they are located in Maine, Michigan (2), New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alfred.
Adding Alfred to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alfred was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Alfred on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alfred on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Douglas County: www.douglas-county.com/
The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022