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Welcome to Addison ...
The location of Addison has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Addison is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Addison lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Addison (for example, toward Ekron), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Addison lies within the (270) area code.
Communities Also Named Addison ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Addison - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Addison.
Communities near Addison ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Addison.
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 Addison. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Addison.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Addison. 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 Addison.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Addison. See our Newspapers Page for Addison.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Addison ...
Looking for more information about Addison? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Addison, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Addison.
Adding Addison to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Addison in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Addison was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Addison on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Addison on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Addison. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Nov 2021