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Welcome to Providence ...
So far, we have found very little information about Providence. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We believe that Providence was located in Gallia County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Providence to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Providence - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Providence, please Contact Us.
While we don't have the exact location of Providence, we believe that it would have been located within present day Gallia County.
When the people of Providence referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Providentian<2>
Time Zone: The area where Providence was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Providence once stood is in the (740) area code.
Communities Also Named Providence ...
While we believe that this Providence is located in Gallia County, we know of another 3 Ohio communities named Providence. Those communities are located in the following counties: Coshocton, Lucas and Wood County.
Beyond Ohio, there are 76 communities that are also named Providence - they are located in Alabama (8), Arizona, Arkansas (2), California (2), Florida (3), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky (7), Louisiana, Maryland (4), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (3), Missouri (2), North Carolina (6), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (7), Texas (5), Utah, Virginia (3), Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Providence.
Websites for Providence ...
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The official website for Gallia County: www.gallianet.net/
The official website for State of Ohio: www.ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Dec 2018