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Abel, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Alabama
County Cleburne
Elevation 968 ft (295 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 159044

Abel is an unincorporated community in Cleburne County, in the U.S. state of Alabama.

History

A post office was established at Abel in 1889, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1907. The community was named after the biblical Abel, the second son of Adam and Eve.


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