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Welcome to Adois ...

So far, we have found very little information about Adois. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Adois to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Adois, please Contact Us.


Adois would have been located within present day Natchitoches Parish.

The location of Adois has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Adois is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Adois was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Adois once stood is in the (318) area code.

Communities near Adois ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Adois and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Campti   [Map]   1,052   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Clarence   [Map]   485   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fisher   [Map]   222   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Florien   [Map]   610   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Many   [Map]   2,730   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Natchez   [Map]   601   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Adois.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adois. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adois. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adois.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Adois:

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Natchitoches Parish

About Louisiana

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The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Adois, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adois - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adois) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adois. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6946, Longitude: -93.3182     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Adois have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adois.

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