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Welcome to Roseland ...
The location of Roseland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Roseland, you might consider that their post office opened in 1836.
Roseland is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Roseland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Roseland is located in the (434) area code.
Communities Also Named Roseland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 24 communities that are also named Roseland - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Manitoba, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Ontario (2), South Carolina and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Roseland.
Communities near Roseland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Roseland.
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 Roseland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Roseland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Roseland. 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 Roseland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Roseland. See our Newspapers Page for Roseland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roseland ...
Looking for more information about Roseland? 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 Roseland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Roseland.
Adding Roseland to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Roseland 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 Roseland was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>
We also found Roseland in the book titled U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Roseland.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Nelson County: www.nelsoncounty.com/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 Feb 2024