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Welcome to Witte Ford ...

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

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


Witte Ford would have been located within present day Gasconade County<2>.

The location of Witte Ford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

A typical abbreviation for Witte Ford: Witte Frd.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Witte Ford is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Witte Ford would have been located in the (573) area code.

Communities near Witte Ford ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Witte Ford.

  • Owensville [Gasconade County]
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    • Owensville [Gasconade County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Witte Ford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,590 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owensville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owensville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owensville<6>
  • Linn [Osage County]
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    • Linn [Osage County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Witte Ford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linn have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linn<6>
  • Belle [Maries County]
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    • Belle [Maries County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Witte Ford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,479 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belle<6>
  • Gerald [Franklin County]
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    • Gerald [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Witte Ford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,313 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gerald<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bland [Gasconade County]
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      • Bland [Gasconade County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Witte Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bland<6>
    • Freeburg [Osage County]
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      • Freeburg [Osage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Witte Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 423 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rosebud [Gasconade County]
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      • Rosebud [Gasconade County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Witte Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 405 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosebud have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosebud<6>
    • Gasconade [Gasconade County]
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      • Gasconade [Gasconade County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Witte Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 215 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gasconade have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Leslie [Franklin County]
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      • Leslie [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Witte Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 170 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leslie have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Morrison [Gasconade County]
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      • Morrison [Gasconade County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Witte Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 130 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrison have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrison<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Witte Ford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Witte Ford.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Witte Ford. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Witte Ford.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Witte Ford. See our Newspapers Page for Witte Ford.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Missouri

About Gasconade County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

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 Witte Ford, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Gasconade, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Witte Ford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Witte Ford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Witte Ford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4109, Longitude: -91.5768       In this case, the coordinates for Witte Ford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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