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Peterman, Alabama
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1890 Communities Near Peterman ...

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

Axle   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the West (W) from Peterman
 - Axle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Belleville   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Belleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bermuda   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Bermuda had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bowles   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Peterman
 - Bowles had a post office and no railroad service
 
Buena Vista   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Buena Vista had a post office and no railroad service
 
Burnt Corn   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Burnt Corn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chestnut   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Chestnut had a post office and no railroad service
 
Claiborne   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 112 people
 - Claiborne had a post office and no railroad service
 
Commerce   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 25 people
 - Commerce had a post office and no railroad service
 
Evergreen   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 1,783 people (with 3,774 people in 2015)
 - Evergreen had a post office and railroad service
 
Finchburg   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Finchburg was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Peterman
 - Finchburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gosport   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 70 people
 - Gosport had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lovan   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Lovan was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Peterman
 - Lovan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Monroeville   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 140 people (with 6,110 people in 2015)
 - Monroeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Natchez   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Peterman
 - Natchez had a post office and no railroad service
 
Perdue Hill   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 282 people
 - Perdue Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pineville   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Peterman
 - Pineville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Range   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) from Peterman
 - Range had a post office and no railroad service
 
Repton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Peterman
 - Repton had a post office and railroad service
 
Riley   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Peterman
 - Riley had a post office and no railroad service
 
River Ridge   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While River Ridge was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 61 people
 - River Ridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Skinnerton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Peterman
 - Skinnerton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tinela   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Peterman
 - Tinela had a post office and no railroad service
 
Turkestan   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Turkestan was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Peterman
 - Turkestan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Turnbull   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Peterman
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Turnbull 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 Peterman, 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 that stretches from Peterman. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Peterman) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Peterman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Peterman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peterman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5849, Longitude: -87.2610     [Map].

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