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Gifford
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Jasper
Township Barkley
Elevation 686 ft (209 m)
ZIP code 47978
FIPS code 18-27612
GNIS feature ID 435058

Gifford is an unincorporated community in Barkley Township, Jasper County, Indiana.

History

A post office opened at Gifford in 1899, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1920. The community was named for its founder, Benjamin J. Gifford.

Geography

Gifford is located at 41°04′15″N 87°03′09″W / 41.07083°N 87.0525°W / 41.07083; -87.0525.

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