A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Twin Oaks, Louisiana
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Twin Oaks.
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 Twin Oaks, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Twin Oaks and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Twin Oaks 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 Twin Oaks. 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 Twin Oaks.
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 East Baton Rouge Parish as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The East Baton Rouge Parish sighting report from eBird.
Since Twin Oaks is near Livingston Parish and also East Feliciana 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 Twin Oaks.
How Far From Twin Oaks 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 Twin Oaks to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Twin Oaks and extending to:
Communities Also Named Twin Oaks ...
We have found 32 communities that share the name Twin Oaks.
Within Louisiana, there is just one other community named Twin Oaks. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 31 communities in the United States - with 32 of those located in the United States.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Communities Outside of Louisiana
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Distance: About 354 miles [569.7 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 402 miles [647 km] to the North.
Distance: About 378 miles [608.3 km] to the North.
Distance: About 291 miles [468.3 km] to the North Northwest.
Distance: About 1,615 miles [2,599.1 km] to the West Northwest.
San Diego County
Distance: About 1,539 miles [2,476.8 km] to the West Northwest.
New Castle County
Distance: About 1,076 miles [1,731.7 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 563 miles [906.1 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 465 miles [748.3 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 557 miles [896.4 km] to the East Northeast.
Our profile page for Twin Oaks, Cook County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Cook County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Our profile page for Twin Oaks, Will County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Will County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Distance: About 631 miles [1,015.5 km] to the North Northeast.
Anne Arundel County
Distance: About 1,005 miles [1,617.4 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 993 miles [1,598.1 km] to the Northeast.
Saint Louis County
Distance: About 551 miles [886.7 km] to the North.
Distance: About 698 miles [1,123.3 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 717 miles [1,153.9 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 899 miles [1,446.8 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 446 miles [717.8 km] to the North Northwest.
Our profile page for Twin Oaks, Bucks County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Bucks County, we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Distance: About 1,084 miles [1,744.5 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 973 miles [1,565.9 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 656 miles [1,055.7 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 474 miles [762.8 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 612 miles [984.9 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 524 miles [843.3 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 664 miles [1,068.6 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 917 miles [1,475.8 km] to the Northeast.
Prince William County
Distance: About 945 miles [1,520.8 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 944 miles [1,519.2 km] to the Northeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Twin Oaks ...
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 Twin Oaks. 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.
Donna Douglas (Born as Doris Ione Smith)
Actress, singer, author, real estate. She was born in Pride (Louisiana) on Monday September 26, 1932 and died in Zachary (Louisiana) on Thursday January 1, 2015 at an age of 82.
Cleouna 'Cleo' Moore
Actress. She was born in Baton Rouge (Louisiana) on Friday October 31, 1924 and died in Inglewood (California) on Thursday October 25, 1973 at an age of 49. She was buried at Inglewood Park Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].
Charles Solomon 'Buddy' Myer
Major League Baseball. He was born in Ellisville (Mississippi) on Wednesday March 16, 1904 and died in Baton Rouge (Louisiana) on Thursday October 31, 1974 at an age of 70. He was buried at Greenoaks Memorial Park (East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana) [Map].
Professional football. He was born in Baton Rouge (Louisiana) on Friday September 20, 1935 and died in Baton Rouge (Louisiana) on Saturday October 13, 2018 at an age of 83. He was buried at Greenoaks Memorial Park (East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana) [Map].
William 'Lum' York
Musician, comedian. He was born in Elmore (Alabama) on Saturday November 16, 1918 and died in Baton Rouge (Louisiana) on Sunday August 15, 2004 at an age of 85. He was buried at Greenoaks Memorial Park (East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana) [Map].
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2019