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Welcome to Bordeaux ...
So far, we have found very little information about Bordeaux. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Bordeaux to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Bordeaux, please Contact Us.
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bordeaux.
The origin (or the toponymy) of Bordeaux: Named for Thomas and Joseph Bordeaux, who established the Mumby Lumber & Shingle Company and the Mason County Logging Company.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Bordeaux is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Bordeaux was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bordeaux would have been located in the (360) area code.
Communities Also Named Bordeaux ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Bordeaux - they are located in Nebraska, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Quebec, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Virginia and Wyoming (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bordeaux.
Communities near Bordeaux ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bordeaux.
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 Bordeaux. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bordeaux.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bordeaux. 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 Bordeaux.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bordeaux. See our Newspapers Page for Bordeaux.
Adding Bordeaux to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bordeaux in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bordeaux was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bordeaux on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Thurston County: www.co.thurston.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022