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Pear, West Virginia
Welcome to Pear ...
So far, we have found very little information about Pear. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Pear to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Pear, please Contact Us.
Pear would have been located within present day Raleigh County.
The location of Pear has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Pear is 2,870 feet [875 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Pear is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Pear was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Pear still existed, it would have been in the (304) & (681)<4> area codes.
Communities near Pear ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Pear and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Pear.
Communities Also Named Pear ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Pear - it's located in Idaho.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pear.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Pear:
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019