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Welcome to Hilham ...
The location of Hilham has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Hilham was established in 1797.
Hilham is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Hilham lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Hilham (for example, toward Elgin), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Hilham is within the boundaries of the (931) area code.
Communities near Hilham ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hilham.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hilham. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hilham.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hilham. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Hilham.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hilham. See our Newspapers Page for Hilham.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hilham ...
Looking for more information about Hilham? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Hilham, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hilham.
Adding Hilham to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hilham in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Hilham was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>
We also found Hilham in the book titled U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Hilham.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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