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Welcome to Defees Ferry ...

Defees Ferry is located in Union Parish.

The location of Defees Ferry has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Defees Ferry is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Defees Ferry lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Defees Ferry is located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Defees Ferry ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Farmerville   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Defees Ferry

Sterlington   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Defees Ferry

Located in Ouachita Parish

Marion   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Defees Ferry

Huttig   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Defees Ferry

Located in Union County (AR)

Strong   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Defees Ferry

Located in Union County (AR)

Felsenthal   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Defees Ferry

Located in Union County (AR)

Downsville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Defees Ferry

Spearsville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Defees Ferry

Haile   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Defees Ferry

Ouachita City   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Defees Ferry

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

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 Defees Ferry. 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 Defees Ferry. 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 Defees Ferry.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Defees Ferry ...

Looking for more information about Defees Ferry? 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.

Looking for more information about Defees Ferry? 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 Defees Ferry, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Defees Ferry.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Defees Ferry. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Defees Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Defees Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Defees Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8343, Longitude: -92.3079     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Defees Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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