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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Bliss.

Communities Also Named Bliss ...

We have found 15 communities that share the name Bliss.

While the name Bliss is unique within West Virginia, we know of another 15 communities with the same name in the United States.


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Arkansas

White County

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This community is historic.<1>

California

Yuba County

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This community is historic.

Georgia

Bulloch County

Our profile page for Bliss, Bulloch County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2>
Although located in Bulloch County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Idaho

Gooding County

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Kentucky

Adair County

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Michigan

Emmet County

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Missouri

Washington County

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Nebraska

Holt County

Our profile page for Bliss, Holt County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Holt County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Nevada

Humboldt County

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This community is historic.

Ormsby County

Our profile page for Bliss, Ormsby County
This community is historic.
Although located in Ormsby County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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New York

Wyoming County

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North Carolina

Surry County

Our profile page for Bliss, Surry County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Surry County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Ohio

Pickaway County

Our profile page for Bliss, Pickaway County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Pickaway County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Oklahoma

Osage County

Our profile page for Bliss, Osage County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Osage County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Tennessee

Decatur County

Our profile page for Bliss, Decatur County   [Map]
This community is historic.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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 significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Bliss, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Bliss could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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