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Persimmon Grove, Alabama
(Limestone County)

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1890 Communities Near Persimmon Grove ...

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

Appleton (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Persimmon Grove
 - Appleton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Athens   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 940 people (with 24,966 people in 2015)
 - Athens had a post office and railroad service
 
Bethel (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 161 people
 - Bethel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blackburn   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Persimmon Grove
 - Blackburn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Caro   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Persimmon Grove
 - Caro had a post office and no railroad service
 
 - cartwright had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elkmont   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Persimmon Grove
 - Elkmont had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elkmont Springs (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Persimmon Grove
 - Elkmont Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Estaville   (Limestone County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Estaville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Persimmon Grove
 - Estaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gipsy   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Persimmon Grove
 - Gipsy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Good Springs   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Persimmon Grove
 - Good Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hay's Mill   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Persimmon Grove
 - Hay's Mill had railroad service and no post office
 
Lentzville   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Persimmon Grove
 - Lentzville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lesters (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Lesters had a post office and railroad service
 
Marbuts (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Marbuts had a post office and no railroad service
 
Minor Hill (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 31 people
 - Minor Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Rozell   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Mount Rozell had a post office and no railroad service
 
O'Neal   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) from Persimmon Grove
 - O'Neal had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pettusville   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 93 people
 - Pettusville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Poplar Creek   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Persimmon Grove
 - Poplar Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ripley   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Persimmon Grove
 - Ripley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rogersville   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 1,231 people in 2015)
 - Rogersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sand Spring   (Limestone County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sand Spring was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Persimmon Grove
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Sand Spring had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stella (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Persimmon Grove
 - Stella had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sugar   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sugar was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Persimmon Grove
 - Sugar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Veto   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Persimmon Grove
 - Veto had a post office and no railroad service

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The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Persimmon Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8656, Longitude: -87.0528     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Persimmon Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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