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1890 Communities Near Martling ...

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 Martling had a population of 142 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

Albertville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Martling
 - 1895 population of 177 people (with 21,462 people in 2015)
 - Albertville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boaz   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Martling
 - 1895 population of 18 people (with 9,688 people in 2015)
 - Boaz had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cottonville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Martling
 - 1895 population of 61 people
 - Cottonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crossville   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Martling
 - 1895 population of 185 people (with 1,848 people in 2015)
 - Crossville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Geraldine   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Martling
 - Geraldine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grove Oak   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Martling
 - 1895 population of 210 people
 - Grove Oak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Guntersville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Martling
 - 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 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Martling
 - Henryville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jink   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Jink was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Martling
 - Jink had a post office and no railroad service
 
Manchester   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Martling
 - Manchester had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marshall   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Martling
 - Marshall had a post office and no railroad service
 
McVille   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Martling
 - McVille had a post office and no railroad service
 
Meltonsville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Martling
 - Meltonsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mid   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Mid was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Martling
 - Mid 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 Southwest (SW) from Martling
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Minorville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Zion   (DeKalb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Mount Zion was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Martling
 - Mount Zion 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 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Martling
 - North had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pendergrass   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Pendergrass was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Martling
 - Pendergrass 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 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) from Martling
 - Peters had a post office and no railroad service
 
Preston   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Martling
 - Preston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rains   (DeKalb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Rains was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Martling
 - Rains had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rogers   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Martling
 - Rogers had a post office and no railroad service
 
Skirum   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Martling
 - Skirum 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 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Martling
 - Street had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ten Broeck   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Martling
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Ten Broeck had a post office and no railroad service
 
Thirtynine   (DeKalb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Thirtynine was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Martling
 - Thirtynine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warrenton   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Martling
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Warrenton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Whiton   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Martling
 - Whiton 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 Martling, 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Martling. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Martling) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Martling. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3673, Longitude: -86.1675     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Martling have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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