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Abe, Montana

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Welcome to Abe ...

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

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

Abe would have been located within present day Madison County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Abe is 5,740 feet [1,750 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Abe is about 1 mile [or 1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Abe was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Abe would have been located in the (406) area code.

Communities near Abe ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Abe and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Big Sky Canyon Village   [Map]   ---   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Big Sky Meadow Village   [Map]   ---   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Big Sky Mountain Village   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Big Sky   [Map]   ---   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cameron   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Central City - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Abe.

Communities Also Named Abe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Abe - it's located in Ohio.

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

See 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 Abe. 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 Abe. 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 Abe.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0433, Longitude: -111.6841     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Abe have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Abe.

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