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Glenwood, North Carolina
Welcome to Glenwood ...
Although we found mention of Glenwood during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Glenwood was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Glenwood was located in Johnston County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Glenwood to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Glenwood - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Glenwood, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Glenwood might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Glenwood would be found within the (919) and (984)<2> area codes.
Communities Also Named Glenwood ...
While we believe that this Glenwood is located in Johnston County, we know of another 5 North Carolina communities named Glenwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Davidson, Guilford, McDowell, Mecklenburg and Richmond County.
Beyond North Carolina, there are 89 communities that are also named Glenwood - they are located in Alabama (2), Alberta, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida (4), Georgia (4), Hawaii, Idaho (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (5), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (5), Washington (3) and West Virginia (4).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Glenwood.
Adding Glenwood 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.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Glenwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Glenwood on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Johnston County: www.co.johnston.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022