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Introduction ...

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

Communities Also Named Waldo ...

We have found 20 communities that share the name Waldo.

While the name Waldo is unique within West Virginia, we know of another 20 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.


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Alabama

Talladega County

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Arkansas

Columbia County

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British Columbia

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This community is historic.<1>

California

Marin County

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Florida

Alachua County

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Illinois

Livingston County

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Kansas

Russell County

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Kentucky

Magoffin County

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Maine

Waldo County

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Michigan

Berrien County

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

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Minnesota

Lake County

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Mississippi

Neshoba County

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Missouri

Jackson County

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Webster County

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New Jersey

Hudson County

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

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New Mexico

Santa Fe County

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This community is historic.

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Ohio

Marion County

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Oregon

Josephine County

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This community is historic.

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Texas

Kinney County

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

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Wisconsin

Sheboygan County

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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 Waldo, 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 Rock Creek to see Pete ... Rock 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 Waldo 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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