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1890 Communities Near Lisman ...

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

Aimwell   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the East (E) from Lisman
 - Aimwell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ararat   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Lisman
 - Ararat had a post office and no railroad service
 
Butler   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 178 people (with 1,798 people in 2015)
 - Butler had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carmichael (MS)   (Clarke County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Lisman
 - Carmichael had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cuba   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 220 people (with 321 people in 2015)
 - Cuba had a post office and railroad service
 
Cunningham   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Lisman
 - Cunningham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dove   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Lisman
 - Dove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Energy (MS)   (Clarke County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Lisman
 - Energy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gaston   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 138 people
 - Gaston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hinton   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Lisman
 - Hinton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kewanee (MS)   (Lauderdale County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Kewanee had a post office and railroad service
 
Kinterbish   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 83 people
 - Kinterbish had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lusk   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Lisman
 - Lusk had a post office and no railroad service
 
Melvin   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Lisman
 - Melvin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Morvin   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Lisman
 - Morvin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Sterling   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 185 people
 - Mount Sterling had a post office and no railroad service
 
Myrtlewood   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Lisman
 - Myrtlewood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nanafalia   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 66 people
 - Nanafalia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pushmataha   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 146 people
 - Pushmataha had a post office and no railroad service
 
Putnam   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Lisman
 - Putnam had a post office and no railroad service
 
Robjohn   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Lisman
 - Robjohn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tompkinsville   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Lisman
 - Tompkinsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vimville (MS)   (Lauderdale County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Lisman
 - Vimville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Whynot (MS)   (Lauderdale County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Lisman
 - Whynot had a post office and no railroad service
 
Womack Hill   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Lisman
 - 1895 population of 410 people
 - Womack Hill 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 Lisman, 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 beginning in Lisman. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lisman) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lisman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1717, Longitude: -88.2841     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lisman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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