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Abraham, Utah

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Welcome to Abraham ...

Abraham is located in Millard County.

Abraham was settled in 1890.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Abraham: Named after Abraham  H. Cannon (1859-1896), a Mormon Elder and early settler in this area.

Abraham is 4,590 feet [1,399 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Abraham is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Abraham lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Abraham is located in the (435) area code.

Communities near Abraham ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Abraham and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Borden   [Map]   ---   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Delta   [Map]   3,509   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Deseret   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hinckley   [Map]   698   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Leamington   [Map]   231   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lynndyl   [Map]   113   NE   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Abraham ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Abraham - they are located in Virginia and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abraham. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abraham. 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 Abraham.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abraham ...

Looking for more information about Abraham? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Abraham? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abraham, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Abraham.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Abraham. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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The Communities of Utah

About Millard County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Abraham. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abraham - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Abraham. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Abraham) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Abraham. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Abraham

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abraham. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3966, Longitude: -112.7182     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Abraham.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Abraham.