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Welcome to Peaser Junction ...

So far, we have found very little information about Peaser Junction. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Peaser Junction to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Peaser Junction, please Contact Us.




Peaser Junction would have been located within present day Nicholas County.

A typical abbreviation for Peaser Junction: Peaser Jct. (or less commonly used: Peaser Jctn.)

Time Zone: The area where Peaser Junction was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Peaser Junction once stood is in the (304) and (681)<2> area codes.

Communities near Peaser Junction ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Camden-on-Gauley   [Map]   148   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Falling Spring   [Map]   207   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hines   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Meadow Bridge   [Map]   352   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Orient Hill   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Rainelle   [Map]   1,482   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Peaser Junction.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Peaser Junction. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Peaser Junction. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Peaser Junction.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Peaser Junction:

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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 Peaser Junction, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Peaser Junction. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Peaser Junction) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Peaser Junction. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Peaser Junction

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peaser Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0973, Longitude: -80.6837     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Peaser Junction have been estimated.

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Peaser Junction.

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