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1890 Communities Near Gregory ...

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

Albertville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) from Gregory
 - 1895 population of 177 people (with 21,462 people in 2015)
 - Albertville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bartlett   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bartlett was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Gregory
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Bartlett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boaz   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Gregory
 - 1895 population of 18 people (with 9,688 people in 2015)
 - Boaz had a post office and no railroad service
 
Diamond   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Gregory
 - Diamond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Friendship   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Gregory
 - Friendship had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grassy   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Gregory
 - Grassy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Guntersville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Gregory
 - 1895 population of 471 people (with 8,385 people in 2015)
 - Guntersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Henryville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Gregory
 - Henryville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Horton   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Gregory
 - Horton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hyatt   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Gregory
 - Hyatt had a post office and no railroad service
 
Manchester   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Gregory
 - Manchester had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marshall   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Gregory
 - Marshall had a post office and no railroad service
 
Martling   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Gregory
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Martling had a post office and no railroad service
 
McLarty   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Gregory
 - McLarty had a post office and no railroad service
 
McVille   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Gregory
 - McVille had a post office and no railroad service
 
Meltonsville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Gregory
 - Meltonsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Minorville   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Minorville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Gregory
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Minorville had a post office and no railroad service
 
North   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While North was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) from Gregory
 - North had a post office and no railroad service
 
Peters   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Peters was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Gregory
 - Peters had a post office and no railroad service
 
Red Apple   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Red Apple was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Gregory
 - Red Apple had a post office and no railroad service
 
Red Hill   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Gregory
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Red Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reedbrake   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Reedbrake was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Gregory
 - Reedbrake had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sidney   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Gregory
 - Sidney had a post office and no railroad service
 
Street   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Street was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Gregory
 - Street had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warrenton   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Gregory
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Warrenton had a post office and no railroad service

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Marshall County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







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 Gregory, 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 'point-to-point' distance from Gregory. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gregory) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gregory. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gregory

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gregory. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2981, Longitude: -86.2880     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gregory have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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