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Welcome to Abner ...
Although we found mention of Abner during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Abner 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 Abner was located in Lawrence County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Abner to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Abner - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Abner, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Abner might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Abner would be found within the (931) area code.
Communities Also Named Abner ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Abner - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abner.
Adding Abner to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Abner was on a map titled Map of Tennessee (from Rand McNally, 1888).
We also found Abner in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Abner on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lawrence County: www.co.lawrence.tn.us/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022