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Welcome to Ashmore ...
Although we found mention of Ashmore during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Ashmore 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 Ashmore was located in Luzerne County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Ashmore to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Ashmore - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Ashmore, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Ashmore might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Ashmore would be found within the (570) area code.
Communities Also Named Ashmore ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ashmore - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, Nova Scotia and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashmore.
Adding Ashmore to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ashmore in the FIPS-55 file. For more information, see the Referenced FIPS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ashmore was on a map titled Map of Pennsylvania (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ashmore on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Luzerne County: www.luzernecounty.org/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022