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1890 Communities Near Lentzville ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Lentzville had a post office and no railroad service.

Appleton (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) from Lentzville
 - Appleton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Athens   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 940 people (with 24,966 people in 2015)
 - Athens had a post office and railroad service
 
Bethel (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 161 people
 - Bethel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blackburn   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Lentzville
 - Blackburn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cartwright   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Lentzville
 - Cartwright had a post office and no railroad service
 
Comer   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Lentzville
 - Comer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Courtland   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 579 people (with 597 people in 2015)
 - Courtland had a post office and railroad service
 
Elkmont   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Lentzville
 - Elkmont had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gipsy   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Lentzville
 - Gipsy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Good Springs   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Lentzville
 - Good Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Harris Station   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Lentzville
 - Harris Station had railroad service and no post office
 
Hay's Mill   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Lentzville
 - Hay's Mill had railroad service and no post office
 
Hillsboro   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 308 people (with 519 people in 2015)
 - Hillsboro had a post office and railroad service
 
Lexington   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 27 people (with 723 people in 2015)
 - Lexington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marbuts (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Marbuts had a post office and no railroad service
 
Minor Hill (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 31 people
 - Minor Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Rozell   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Mount Rozell had a post office and no railroad service
 
O'Neal   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Lentzville
 - O'Neal had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pettusville   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 93 people
 - Pettusville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Poplar Creek   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Lentzville
 - Poplar Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ripley   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Lentzville
 - Ripley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rogersville   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Lentzville
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 1,231 people in 2015)
 - Rogersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stella (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Lentzville
 - Stella had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sugar   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sugar was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Lentzville
 - Sugar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Veto   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Lentzville
 - Veto 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 Lentzville, 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 starting in Lentzville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lentzville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lentzville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8443, Longitude: -87.1408     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lentzville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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