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1890 Communities Near Massey ...

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, Massey had a post office and no railroad service.

Addison   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) from Massey
 - Addison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Baldwin   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Massey
 - Baldwin had railroad service and no post office
 
Battleground   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Massey
 - Battleground had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cedar Plains   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Cedar Plains had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clifty   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Massey
 - Clifty had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cullman   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 1,017 people (with 15,350 people in 2015)
 - Cullman had a post office and railroad service
 
Decatur   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 2,765 people (with 55,437 people in 2015)
 - Decatur had a post office and railroad service
 
Decatur Junction   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Massey
 - Decatur Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Eva   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Massey
 - Eva had a post office and no railroad service
 
Falkville   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) from Massey
 - Falkville had a post office and railroad service
 
Hartselle   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 596 people (with 14,493 people in 2015)
 - Hartselle had a post office and railroad service
 
Jesseton   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Massey
 - Jesseton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jones' Chapel   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Massey
 - Jones' Chapel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leesdale   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 153 people
 - Leesdale had a post office and railroad service
 
Logan   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Massey
 - Logan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moulton   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 426 people (with 3,337 people in 2015)
 - Moulton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Neel   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Massey
 - Neel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nesmith   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Nesmith had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oakville   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - Oakville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Priceville   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 20 people (with 3,179 people in 2015)
 - Priceville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Simpson   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Massey
 - Simpson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Somerville   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Massey
 - 1895 population of 264 people (with 716 people in 2015)
 - Somerville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stringer   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Massey
 - Stringer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Upshaw   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Massey
 - Upshaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wilhites   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Massey
 - Wilhites had railroad service and no post office

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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 Massey, 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 from Massey. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Massey) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Massey. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3704, Longitude: -87.0222     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Massey have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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