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1890 Communities Near Marmion ...

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

Appleton (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Marmion
 - Appleton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bailey Springs   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Marmion
 - Bailey Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Beach Grove   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 59 people
 - Beach Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Belew   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Belew was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Marmion
 - Belew had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bingham   (Colbert County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Marmion
 - Bingham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Comer   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) from Marmion
 - Comer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Courtland   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 579 people (with 597 people in 2015)
 - Courtland had a post office and railroad service
 
Edmond   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Marmion
 - Edmond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Florence   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 6,012 people (with 40,026 people in 2015)
 - Florence had a post office and railroad service
 
Good Springs   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Marmion
 - Good Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Green Hill   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 832 people
 - Green Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Iron City (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 381 people
 - Iron City had a post office and railroad service
 
Jacksonburg   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Marmion
 - Jacksonburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Leighton   (Colbert County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Marmion
 - Leighton had a post office and railroad service
 
Lentzville   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Marmion
 - Lentzville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lexington   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 27 people (with 723 people in 2015)
 - Lexington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Loretto (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 102 people
 - Loretto had a post office and railroad service
 
Mars Hill   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Marmion
 - Mars Hill had railroad service and no post office
 
Pruitton   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Marmion
 - Pruitton had a post office and railroad service
 
Rogersville   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 1,231 people in 2015)
 - Rogersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saint Florian   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 100 people (with 464 people in 2015)
 - Saint Florian had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saint Joseph (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 247 people
 - Saint Joseph had a post office and railroad service
 
South Florence   (Colbert County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - South Florence had a post office and railroad service
 
Sugar   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sugar was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Marmion
 - Sugar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Town Creek   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Marmion
 - 1895 population of 201 people (with 1,065 people in 2015)
 - Town Creek had a post office and railroad service
 
Webster   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Webster was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Marmion
 - Webster 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 Marmion, 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 that stretches from Marmion. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Marmion) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marmion. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8523, Longitude: -87.4042     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Marmion have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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