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1890 Communities Near Grandberry Crossroads ...

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 Grandberry Crossroads in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Grandberry Crossroads.

Abbeville   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the North (N) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 465 people (with 2,620 people in 2015)
 - Abbeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Asbury   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Asbury had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ashford   (Houston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Ashford had a post office and railroad service
 
Balkum   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Balkum had a post office and no railroad service
 
Barber   (Houston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Barber had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bertha   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Bertha had a post office and no railroad service
 
Big Creek   (Houston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Big Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blakely (GA)   (Early County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 441 people (with 4,871 people in 2015)
 - Blakely had a post office and railroad service
 
Bluffton (GA)   (Clay County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 298 people (with 101 people in 2015)
 - Bluffton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cedar Springs (GA)   (Early County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Cedar Springs had no post office or railroad service
 
Clopton   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Clopton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Echo   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 69 people
 - Echo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ewell   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Ewell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fort Gaines (GA)   (Clay County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 1,097 people (with 1,129 people in 2015)
 - Fort Gaines had a post office and railroad service
 
Hardwickburg   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Hardwickburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Headland   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 417 people (with 4,736 people in 2015)
 - Headland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jakin (GA)   (Early County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Jakin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Keyton's   (Houston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Keyton's had railroad service and no post office
 
Lawrenceville   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Lawrenceville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mayhaw (GA)   (Miller County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Mayhaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Midland City   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Midland City had a post office and railroad service
 
Newton   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 520 people (with 1,472 people in 2015)
 - Newton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Otho   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 90 people
 - Otho had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pecan (GA)   (Clay County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Pecan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shorterville   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 206 people
 - Shorterville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Skipperville   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 92 people
 - Skipperville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tidwell   (Houston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Grandberry Crossroads
 - Tidwell had a post office and no 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 Grandberry Crossroads, 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 Grandberry Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Grandberry Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grandberry Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3543, Longitude: -85.2285     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grandberry Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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