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Fredericksburg, Louisiana

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The location of Fredericksburg

Welcome to Fredericksburg ...

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

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

Fredericksburg would have been located within present day Caldwell Parish.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Fredericksburg is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Fredericksburg would have been located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Fredericksburg ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Winnsboro   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Fredericksburg

Located in Franklin Parish

Olla   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Fredericksburg

Located in La Salle Parish

Clarks   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Fredericksburg

Wisner   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Fredericksburg

Located in Franklin Parish

Gilbert   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Fredericksburg

Located in Franklin Parish

Grayson   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Fredericksburg

Columbia   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Fredericksburg

Harrisonburg   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Fredericksburg

Located in Catahoula Parish

Enterprise   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Fredericksburg

Located in Catahoula Parish

Fort Necessity   [Map]

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

Located in Franklin Parish

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

Communities Also Named Fredericksburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Fredericksburg - they are located in California, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, New Brunswick, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (4), Texas and Virginia (3).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fredericksburg.

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 Fredericksburg. 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 Fredericksburg. 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 Fredericksburg.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Caldwell Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Louisiana:

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 Fredericksburg, 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 Fredericksburg - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fredericksburg) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fredericksburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0229, Longitude: -91.9765     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fredericksburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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