A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Summerfield.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Summerfield, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Summerfield and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Summerfield and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track across the sky.
To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass the location for Summerfield. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Summerfield.
Bird Watching ...
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a parish-by-parish basis. We have selected Grant Parish as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Grant Parish sighting report from eBird.
Since Summerfield is near Natchitoches Parish and also Rapides Parish, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Summerfield.
How Far From Summerfield to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Summerfield to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Summerfield and extending to:
Communities Also Named Summerfield ...
We have found 30 communities that share the name Summerfield.
Within Louisiana, there are 2 communities which are also named Summerfield. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 28 communities in the United States and Canada - with 28 of those located in the United States.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Other Communities Located In Louisiana
Distance: About 141 miles [226.9 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 92 miles [148.1 km] to the North.
Communities Outside of Louisiana
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Distance: About 338 miles [544 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 326 miles [524.6 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 661 miles [1,063.8 km] to the East Southeast.
Our profile page for Summerfield, Bibb County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Bibb County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Saint Clair County
Distance: About 512 miles [824 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 732 miles [1,178 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 615 miles [989.7 km] to the North Northwest.
Anne Arundel County
Distance: About 1,048 miles [1,686.6 km] to the Northeast.
This community is historic.<8>
Distance: About 1,057 miles [1,701.1 km] to the Northeast.
Our profile page for Summerfield, Clare County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Clare County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Distance: About 465 miles [748.3 km] to the North.
Distance: About 1,681 miles [2,705.3 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 1,169 miles [1,881.3 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 918 miles [1,477.4 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 800 miles [1,287.5 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 922 miles [1,483.8 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 852 miles [1,371.2 km] to the Northeast.
Le Flore County
Distance: About 260 miles [418.4 km] to the North Northwest.
Prince Edward Island
Distance: About 1,853 miles [2,982.1 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 472 miles [759.6 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 605 miles [973.7 km] to the West Northwest.
Our profile page for Summerfield, Cherokee County
This community is historic.
Although located in Cherokee County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Fort Bend County
Distance: About 220 miles [354.1 km] to the Southwest.
Distance: About 156 miles [251.1 km] to the West Northwest.
Distance: About 1,251 miles [2,013.3 km] to the Northwest.
Salt Lake County
Distance: About 1,233 miles [1,984.3 km] to the Northwest.
Distance: About 898 miles [1,445.2 km] to the East Northeast.
Our profile page for Summerfield, Grayson County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Grayson County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Summerfield ...
As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Summerfield. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.
Terry Alan Mathews
Major League Baseball. He was born in Alexandria (Louisiana) on Monday October 5, 1964 and died in Alexandria (Louisiana) on Friday February 24, 2012 at an age of 47. He was buried at Greenwood Memorial Park (Rapides Parish, Louisiana) [Map].
Charles Guy 'Charlie' Tolar
Professional football. He was born in Natchitoches (Louisiana) on Sunday September 5, 1937 and died in Houston (Texas) on Tueday April 29, 2003 at an age of 65. He was buried at Forest Park East Cemetery (Harris County, Texas) [Map].
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Summerfield. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2019