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1890 Communities Near Miller ...

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

Aimwell   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) from Miller
 - Aimwell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Arlington   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Miller
 - Arlington had a post office and railroad service
 
Atkeison   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Miller
 - Atkeison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bashi   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bashi had a post office and no railroad service
 
Choctaw Corner   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 147 people
 - Choctaw Corner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clayhill   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Miller
 - Clayhill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crenshaw   (Marengo County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Crenshaw was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 29 people
 - Crenshaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dayton   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 412 people (with 50 people in 2015)
 - Dayton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dixon's Mills   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 127 people
 - Dixon's Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ellison   (Marengo County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Ellison was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Miller
 - Ellison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Glover   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Miller
 - Glover had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hampden   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Hampden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kimbrough   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Miller
 - Kimbrough had a post office and railroad service
 
Lamison   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Miller
 - Lamison had a post office and railroad service
 
Linden   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 206 people (with 2,025 people in 2015)
 - Linden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Magnolia   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 402 people
 - Magnolia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moss   (Marengo County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Moss was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Miller
 - Moss had a post office and no railroad service
 
Myrtlewood   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Miller
 - Myrtlewood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nanafalia   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 66 people
 - Nanafalia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nicholsville   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Miller
 - Nicholsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Octagon   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 57 people
 - Octagon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rembert   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Miller
 - Rembert had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shiloh   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 111 people
 - Shiloh had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sunny South   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Miller
 - Sunny South had a post office and railroad service
 
Sweet Water   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 140 people (with 246 people in 2015)
 - Sweet Water had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tompkinsville   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Miller
 - Tompkinsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vineland   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Miller
 - Vineland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Williamsburg   (Marengo County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Williamsburg was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Miller
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Williamsburg 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 Miller, 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 Miller. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Miller) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Miller. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1565, Longitude: -87.7856     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Miller have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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