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Welcome to Ashwood ...
Although we found mention of Ashwood during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Ashwood was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Ashwood was located in Tensas Parish, we don't know its actual location within the parish.
We've added Ashwood to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Ashwood - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Ashwood, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Ashwood might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Ashwood would be found within the (318) area code.
Communities Also Named Ashwood ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Ashwood - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Mississippi (2), New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashwood.
Adding Ashwood to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ashwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Ashwood on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Louisiana (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ashwood on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022