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Welcome to Pence ...
The location of Pence has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Pence is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Pence lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Pence and travel south, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Pence is located in the (606) area code.
Communities Also Named Pence ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kentucky communities named Pence: This one is located in Lewis County and the other is located in Wolfe County.
Beyond Kentucky, there are 7 communities that are also named Pence - they are located in Alabama, Indiana, Kansas, Tennessee and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pence.
Communities near Pence ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pence.
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 Pence. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pence.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pence. 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 Pence.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pence. See our Newspapers Page for Pence.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pence ...
Looking for more information about Pence? 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 Pence, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pence.
Adding Pence to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Pence 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 Pence was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pence on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2022