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Edmondson, Tennessee

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Welcome to Edmondson ...

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

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

Edmondson would have been located within present day Claiborne County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Edmondson is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Edmondson (for example, toward Gernt), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Edmondson would have been located in the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Edmondson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Edmondson - they are located in Arkansas, Maryland and North Carolina.

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

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 Edmondson. 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 Edmondson. 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 Edmondson.

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

Communities near Edmondson ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Dyers Ferry   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Edmondson

Located in Grainger County

Middlesboro   [Map]

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

Located in Bell County (KY)

Oakland   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Edmondson

Located in Grainger County

Harrogate   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Edmondson

Beans   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Edmondson

Located in Grainger County

New Tazewell   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Edmondson

Alanthus Hill   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Edmondson

Located in Hancock County

Maynardville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Edmondson

Located in Union County

Tazewell   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Edmondson

Plainview   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Edmondson

Located in Union County

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

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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 Edmondson, 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 Edmondson - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Edmondson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edmondson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4117, Longitude: -83.6713     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Edmondson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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