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Welcome to Kennolia ...

Kennolia is located in Franklin County<1>.

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

Kennolia is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Kennolia to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Kennolia in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Kennolia elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Kennolia on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Kennolia ...

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

  • Brookhaven [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
    • Brookhaven [Lincoln County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Kennolia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,947 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<5>
  • Wesson [Copiah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wesson
    • Wesson [Copiah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Kennolia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,722 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wesson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wesson<5>
  • Bude [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bude
    • Bude [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Kennolia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,000 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bude
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bude<5>
  • Meadville [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadville
    • Meadville [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Kennolia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 421 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meadville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beauregard [Copiah County]
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      • Beauregard [Copiah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Kennolia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 324 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beauregard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beauregard
    • Cobbs [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobbs
      • Cobbs [Lincoln County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Kennolia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobbs
    • Eddiceton [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eddiceton
      • Eddiceton [Franklin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Kennolia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eddiceton
    • New Sight [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Sight
      • New Sight [Lincoln County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Kennolia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Sight
    • Brookside [Amite County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookside
      • Brookside [Amite County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the south of Kennolia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookside
    • Roxie [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roxie
      • Roxie [Franklin County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of Kennolia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 466 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roxie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roxie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roxie<5>

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 Kennolia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kennolia.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kennolia. 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 Kennolia.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kennolia ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Franklin County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Franklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kennolia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kennolia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kennolia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5946, Longitude: -90.6751       In this case, the coordinates for Kennolia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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