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Old 06-27-2007, 09:20 AM
 
Location: St. Louis, MO
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Louisville KY, Ohio, GA, Colorado, Nebraska, and I am sure there are others. Ky also has a Springfield and I think a Mt Vernon.
There is a Louisville in Illinois as well and quite possibly in Missouri.
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Old 06-27-2007, 09:25 AM
 
Location: St. Louis, MO
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Dallas, GA
Dallas, TX

Roanoke, TX
Roanoke, VA

New Castle, VA
New Castle, DE

Glendale, CA
Glendale, AZ

Salem, VA
Salem, OR

Buena Vista, CO
Buena Vista, VA

Vinton, VA
Vinton, LA

Sheridan, CO
Sheridan, WY

There is also New Castle, IN and Salem, IL
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Old 06-27-2007, 09:26 AM
 
Location: St. Louis, MO
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Don't know if this has been asked, but does anyone know how it comes to be that a city name ends up in different states?

Examples:
Richmond & Arlington in TX and VA
Gainesville in FL and in VA
Charleston in WVa and in SC
Memphis in TN and in KY
Nashville in TN and in KY

There are many more that are just not coming to me, but I was wondering if anyone knows the how come behind this?

Thanks!
There is also a Nashville in Illinois
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Old 06-27-2007, 10:03 AM
 
Location: Seattle
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There is also New Castle, IN and Salem, IL
And there is a New Castle, Washington too.
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Old 06-27-2007, 04:10 PM
 
Location: Cortland, Ohio
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There is also a New Castle, PA and Salem, Ohio
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Old 06-27-2007, 05:58 PM
 
Location: St. Louis, MO
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There is also a New Castle, PA and Salem, Ohio
There is also Salem, Missouri
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Old 06-27-2007, 09:48 PM
 
Location: Kentucky
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There is also a New Castle, PA and Salem, Ohio
There's a New Castle KY too
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Old 06-28-2007, 07:31 AM
 
Location: Northern VA (for now)
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College park, MD and College Park, GA
Riverdale, MD and Riverdale, IL
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Old 06-28-2007, 12:19 PM
 
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Rochester MN was named after Rochester NY, which was named after Nathaniel Rochester, an Englishman who was one of the first settlers. Not sure how Rochester MI & NH got their names.
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Old 06-28-2007, 09:12 PM
 
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There is also Salem, Missouri



And a Salem, MA and a Salem, NH
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