18074 Perkiomenville

Perkiomenville is in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, in the Philadelphia-Camden metro area of the northeastern United States. The community is in the Eastern Standard time zone.

The latitude of Perkiomenville is 40.324N. The longitude is -75.478W.

History
Perkiomen- According to Heckler, "The name Perkiomen is of Indian origin said to mean in Delaware or Lenape, "Where the cranberries grow". The earliest mention of the name is found in a deed of June 3, 1684, where it is called Pahkehoma; on a map of 1704, it appears as Perquamink; 1734, as Parkiomen, and 1749, as Perkiomy. The modern name "Perkiomenville," appears on maps from 1755 onwards.


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