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Alton Hill, Tennessee
Welcome to Alton Hill ...
Although we found mention of Alton Hill during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Alton Hill 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 Alton Hill was located in Macon County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Alton Hill to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Alton Hill - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Alton Hill, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Alton Hill might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Alton Hill would be found within the (615) area code.
Adding Alton Hill to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alton Hill 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 Alton Hill was on a map titled Map of Tennessee (from Rand McNally, 1888).
We also found Alton Hill in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alton Hill on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Macon County: www.maconcountytn.com/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022