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Ayers, South Carolina

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Welcome to Ayers ...

So far, we have found very little information about Ayers. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Ayers to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Ayers, please Contact Us.

Ayers would have been located within present day Marlboro County.

The location of Ayers has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Ayers is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Ayers was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Ayers still existed, it would have been in the (843) area code.

Communities near Ayers ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
East Laurinburg (NC)   [Map]   281   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Gibson (NC)   [Map]   507   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hamlet (NC)   [Map]   6,314   N   18 miles [29 km]
Laurinburg (NC)   [Map]   15,156   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Blenheim   [Map]   143   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cheraw   [Map]   5,639   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ayers.

Communities Also Named Ayers ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Ayers - they are located in Florida, Illinois (3), Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ayers.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ayers. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ayers. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ayers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ayers:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Ayers, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ayers - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ayers) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ayers. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6107, Longitude: -79.7026     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ayers have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ayers.

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