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Abbotsford, North Dakota
Welcome to Abbotsford ...
Although we found mention of Abbotsford during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Abbotsford 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 Abbotsford was located in Benson County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Abbotsford to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Abbotsford - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Abbotsford, please Contact Us.
Several communities named Abbotsford share the same reason for their choice of Abbotsford. We're speculating that it might apply here: Named after the home of Sir Walter Scott - 'Abbotsford House'.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Abbotsford might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Abbotsford would be found within the (701) area code.
Adding Abbotsford 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 Abbotsford was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Abbotsford on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Abbotsford ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Abbotsford - they are located in British Columbia, Michigan, Quebec and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abbotsford.
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This page was last modified: 11 Oct 2021