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Nearest Communities to Telford, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Telford, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Telford:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the southwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Telford and not the distance if driven.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Telford is located in Lincoln County.

The following 7 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lincoln County: Adams, Ferry, Grant, Okanogan, Spokane, Stevens & Whitman.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 111 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Telford. Of these communities, 74 are located in counties other than Lincoln County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Telford (which is Lincoln County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Telford. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Adams CountyOkanogan County 
Douglas CountySpokane County 
Ferry CountyStevens County 
Grant County  


Lincoln County     (The county where Telford resides)
 
County Seat for Lincoln:   Davenport
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Creston     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rocklyn (Unver)     [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lincoln (Unver)     [Map]     N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Earl (Unver)     [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Seven Bays (Unver)     [Map]     N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Davenport     [Map]     E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sherman (Hist)     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Deer Meadows     [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wilbur     [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fort Spokane     [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Miles     [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Omans     [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Harrington     [Map]     SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bluestem     [Map]     SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mondovi     [Map]     E   18 miles [29 km]
Gravelles (Unver)     [Map]     E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Govan (Hist)     [Map]     W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mohler     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Downs (Unver)     [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Canby (Unver)     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Wheeler Corner (Unver)     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Hesseltine (Hist)     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Lamona (Unver)     [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Elanor (Unver)     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Reardan     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Little Falls (Unver)     [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Edwall     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Almira     [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Nemo (Unver)     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Long Lake     [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Bagdad Junction (Unver)     [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Waukon (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Odessa     [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Irby (Unver)     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Sprague     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fishtrap (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Croskey (Unver)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Adams County
 
County Website: www.co.adams.wa.us/
County Seat for Adams:   Ritzville
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adams County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Marcellus (Unver)     [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Schoonover (Unver)     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Jantz (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Keystone (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Packard (Hist)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pifer (Unver)     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Reiman (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Tokio (Hist)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lauer (Unver)     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Batum (Unver)     [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Palm Lake (Unver)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Ritzville     [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Ashby (Unver)     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Moody (Unver)     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Douglas County
 
County Website: www.douglascountywa.net/
County Seat for Douglas:   Waterville
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Coulee Dam     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Crown Point Vista (Unver)     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
 
 

Ferry County
 
County Seat for Ferry:   Republic
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ferry County       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Hazelmere (Hist)     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Keller     [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Kewa (Unver)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Covada (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Meteor (Unver)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Grant County
 
County Website: www.co.grant.wa.us/
County Seat for Grant:   Ephrata
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Hanson (Unver)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
East Heights (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Delano Heights (Unver)     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grand Coulee     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Hartline     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Electric City     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Osborne (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Krupp     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Marlin     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Wilson Creek     [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Banks Lake South     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fordair (Unver)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Odair (Unver)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Okanogan County
 
County Website: www.okanogancounty.org/
County Seat for Okanogan:   Okanogan
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okanogan County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Mason City (Hist)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Elmer City     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lone Pine (Unver)     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Koontzville (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Seatons Grove (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Belvedere (Unver)     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
 
 

Spokane County
 
County Website: www.spokanecounty.org/
County Seat for Spokane:   Spokane
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spokane County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Hite (Unver)     [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Espanola (Unver)     [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Deep Creek     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Fairchild (Unver)     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lakeland Village     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Medical Lake     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Tyler (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Silver Lake     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Mason (Unver)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Airway Heights     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Four Lakes     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Lyons (Unver)     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Babb (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Hayford (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hazelwood (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Geib (Unver)     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Rodna (Unver)     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Highland (Unver)     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Nine Mile Falls     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Amber (Unver)     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Mock (Unver)     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Stevens County
 
County Website: www.co.stevens.wa.us/
County Seat for Stevens:   Colville
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stevens County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Enterprise (Unver)     [Map]     N   23 miles [37 km]
Wellpinit     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Fruitland     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Deer Trail (Unver)     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Turk (Unver)     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hunters     [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ford     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cedonia (Unver)     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Camas (Unver)     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Tumtum     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bissel (Unver)     [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Cline (Unver)     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Springdale     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Telford. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Telford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Telford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6943, Longitude: -118.4072     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Telford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

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 larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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