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1890 Communities Near McFrey Crossroads ...

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

Bluffton   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Bluffton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bomar   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Bomar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Borden Springs   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Borden Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coloma   (Cherokee County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Coloma was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Coloma had a post office and no railroad service
 
Esom Hill (GA)   (Polk County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 165 people
 - Esom Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Etna (GA)   (Polk County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Etna had a post office and no railroad service
 
Exie   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Exie had a post office and no railroad service
 
Forney   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Forney had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gnatville   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Gnatville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grantley   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Grantley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Greenway (GA)   (Polk County (GA)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Greenway was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Greenway had a post office and no railroad service
 
Key   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Key had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ladiga   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the South (S) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Ladiga had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moshat   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Moshat had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nances Creek   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Nances Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Noah   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Noah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oak Level   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Oak Level had a post office and no railroad service
 
Palestine   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Palestine had a post office and railroad service
 
Piedmont   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 711 people (with 4,714 people in 2015)
 - Piedmont had railroad service and no post office
 
Pleasant Gap   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Pleasant Gap had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prior (GA)   (Polk County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Prior had a post office and railroad service
 
Ricks   (Cherokee County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Ricks was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 237 people
 - Ricks had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rock Run   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 360 people
 - Rock Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rock Run Station   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Rock Run Station had a post office and no railroad service
 
Spring Garden   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the East (E) from McFrey Crossroads
 - Spring Garden had a post office and railroad service
 
Tecumseh   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from McFrey Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 287 people
 - Tecumseh had a post office and 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 McFrey Crossroads, 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 from McFrey Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- McFrey Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McFrey Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9762, Longitude: -85.5750     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for McFrey Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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