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1890 Communities Near Marbury ...

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

Billingsley   (Autauga County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the West (W) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 16 people (with 141 people in 2015)
 - Billingsley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Buyck   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Marbury
 - Buyck had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clanton   (Chilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 623 people (with 8,844 people in 2015)
 - Clanton had a post office and railroad service
 
Cooper   (Chilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Cooper had a post office and railroad service
 
Coosa River   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Marbury
 - Coosa River had a post office and no railroad service
 
Deatsville   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 112 people (with 1,157 people in 2015)
 - Deatsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Dollar   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Marbury
 - Dollar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elmore   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 175 people (with 1,271 people in 2015)
 - Elmore had a post office and railroad service
 
Holtville   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Marbury
 - Holtville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Independence   (Autauga County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Independence had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kincheon   (Chilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Marbury
 - Kincheon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lightwood   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Marbury
 - Lightwood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lomax   (Chilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 96 people
 - Lomax had a post office and railroad service
 
Moriah   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Marbury
 - Moriah had a post office and no railroad service
 
 - mountain creek had a post office and railroad service
 
Pentonville   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Marbury
 - Pentonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prattville   (Autauga County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 724 people (with 35,420 people in 2015)
 - Prattville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Quinsey   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Marbury
 - Quinsey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Robinson Springs   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Robinson Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Speed   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Marbury
 - Speed had a post office and no railroad service
 
Titus   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Marbury
 - Titus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Travelers Rest   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Travelers Rest had a post office and no railroad service
 
Verbena   (Chilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 756 people
 - Verbena had a post office and railroad service
 
Wadsworth   (Autauga County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Marbury
 - 1895 population of 224 people
 - Wadsworth had a post office and railroad service
 
Weoka   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Marbury
 - Weoka 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 Marbury, 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 that begins in Marbury. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Marbury) 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 Marbury. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Marbury

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marbury. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7023, Longitude: -86.4708     [Map].

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