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Beaver Dam, Tennessee

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Welcome to Beaver Dam ...

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

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

Beaver Dam would have been located within present day Jefferson County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Beaver Dam is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

If Beaver Dam still existed, it would have been in the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Beaver Dam ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Beaver Dam - they are located in Arizona, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (2), Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Wisconsin.

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

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 Beaver Dam. 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 Beaver Dam. 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 Beaver Dam.

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

Communities near Beaver Dam ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Kodak   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the West (W) of Beaver Dam

Located in Sevier County

Clevenger   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Beaver Dam

Located in Cocke County

Cook Mill   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Beaver Dam

Morristown   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Beaver Dam

Located in Hamblen County

Dyers Ferry   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Beaver Dam

Located in Grainger County

Sevierville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Beaver Dam

Located in Sevier County

Jefferson City   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Beaver Dam

Oakland   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Beaver Dam

Located in Grainger County

Newport   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Beaver Dam

Located in Cocke County

Pigeon Forge   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Beaver Dam

Located in Sevier County

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

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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 Beaver Dam, 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 Beaver Dam - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beaver Dam) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beaver Dam. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0112, Longitude: -83.3452     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Beaver Dam have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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