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1890 Communities Near Canty ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Canty in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Canty.

Ada   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Ada had a post office and railroad service
 
Barachias   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 44 people
 - Barachias had a post office and no railroad service
 
Center Point   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Canty
 - Center Point had a post office and no railroad service
 
China Grove   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 206 people
 - China Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cross Keys   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Cross Keys had a post office and no railroad service
 
Curry   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Canty
 - Curry had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fleta   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Canty
 - Fleta had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grady   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Canty
 - Grady had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hector   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Canty
 - Hector had a post office and no railroad service
 
Le Grand   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Canty
 - Le Grand had a post office and railroad service
 
Meadville   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Canty
 - Meadville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Montgomery   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 21,883 people (with 200,602 people in 2015)
 - Montgomery had a post office and railroad service
 
Mount Hillard   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 195 people
 - Mount Hillard had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Meigs   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 139 people
 - Mount Meigs had a post office and railroad service
 
Naftel   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Canty
 - Naftel had a post office and railroad service
 
Orion   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Orion had a post office and no railroad service
 
Perry's Mill   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Canty
 - Perry's Mill had railroad service and no post office
 
Pike Road   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 62 people (with 8,274 people in 2015)
 - Pike Road had a post office and railroad service
 
Pine Level   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 127 people
 - Pine Level had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ramer   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Ramer had a post office and railroad service
 
Sellers   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Canty
 - Sellers had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shopton   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Canty
 - Shopton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Snowdoun   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Snowdoun had a post office and no railroad service
 
Strata   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Strata had a post office and railroad service
 
Tharin   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Canty
 - Tharin had a post office and railroad service
 
Thompson   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Canty
 - 1895 population of 147 people
 - Thompson had a post office and railroad service

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Canty, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Canty. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Canty) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canty. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1635, Longitude: -86.0830     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Canty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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