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Sidney, West Virginia
Welcome to Sidney ...
Although we found mention of Sidney during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Sidney was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Sidney was located in Logan County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Sidney to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Sidney - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Sidney, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Sidney might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Sidney would be found within the (304) & (681)<2> area codes.
Adding Sidney to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Sidney was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sidney on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Sidney ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Sidney: This one is located in Logan County and the other is located in Wayne County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 38 communities that are also named Sidney - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Missouri, Montana (3), Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota (2), Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sidney.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
This page was last modified: 19 Sep 2021