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Vernon, Rhode Island
Welcome to Vernon ...
The location of Vernon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Vernon is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Vernon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Vernon: (401)
Websites for Vernon ...
Junior League: www.jlri.org/
Communities Also Named Vernon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 49 communities that are also named Vernon - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, British Columbia, California (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (5), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (3), Nevada, New Jersey (2), New Mexico, New York, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Vernon.
Communities near Vernon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Vernon.
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 Vernon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Vernon.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vernon. 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 Vernon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Vernon. See our Newspapers Page for Vernon.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vernon ...
Looking for more information about Vernon? 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 Vernon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Vernon.
Adding Vernon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Vernon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Vernon was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Vernon on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Rhode Island (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Vernon on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Rhode Island: https://www.ri.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Aug 2022