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The community name was established as a watering stop on the now defunct Lacombe and Blindman Valley Electric Railway –built in 1917-19. It was named after George Hoadley Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1909-1930.
- Alberta Municipal Affairs (2010-04-01). "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-02-29. Retrieved 2010-07-03.
- "Lacombe & Blindman Valley Electric Railway - CPR - Historical Perspective - Forth Junction". forthjunction.ca. Retrieved 7 May 2019.
- Mardon, Ernest G; Austin (2010). Community names of Alberta. p. 181.
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