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Welcome to Acorn ...
The location of Acorn has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Acorn, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
Acorn is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Acorn lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities Also Named Acorn ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 10 communities that are also named Acorn - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Georgia (2), Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Acorn.
Communities near Acorn ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Acorn.
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 Acorn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acorn.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acorn. 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 Acorn.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acorn. See our Newspapers Page for Acorn.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acorn ...
Looking for more information about Acorn? 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 Acorn, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Acorn.
Adding Acorn to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Acorn in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Acorn was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Acorn on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1908).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Acorn.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Acorn. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Montgomery County: www.montcopa.org/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Nov 2023