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Welcome to Davisville ...
The location of Davisville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Davisville, you might consider that their post office opened in 1851.
Davisville is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Davisville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Davisville is within the (401) area code.
Websites for Davisville ...
Junior League: www.jlri.org/
Communities Also Named Davisville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 17 communities that are also named Davisville - they are located in Alabama (2), Kentucky, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire (2), New Jersey (2), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas (2) and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Davisville.
Communities near Davisville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Davisville.
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 Davisville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Davisville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Davisville. 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 Davisville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Davisville. See our Newspapers Page for Davisville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Davisville ...
Looking for more information about Davisville? 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 Davisville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Davisville.
Adding Davisville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Davisville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Davisville was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<4>
We also found Davisville in the book titled List of Post Offices in the United States (1870).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Davisville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 Sep 2023