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1890 Communities Near Rosehill ...

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

Addison   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Rosehill
 - Addison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ardell   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Rosehill
 - Ardell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ashbank   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Rosehill
 - Ashbank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 568 people (with 1,975 people in 2015)
 - Carbon Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Coal Valley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Rosehill
 - Coal Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cordova   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 86 people (with 2,028 people in 2015)
 - Cordova had a post office and railroad service
 
Corona   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 137 people
 - Corona had a post office and railroad service
 
Delmar   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Rosehill
 - Delmar had a post office and railroad service
 
Double Springs   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Rosehill
 - Double Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Edgil   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Rosehill
 - Edgil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eldridge   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Rosehill
 - Eldridge had a post office and railroad service
 
Ellaville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) from Rosehill
 - Ellaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gamble   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Rosehill
 - Gamble had railroad service and no post office
 
Houston   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Houston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jasper   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 780 people (with 14,071 people in 2015)
 - Jasper had a post office and railroad service
 
Kansas   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Rosehill
 - Kansas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynn   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Rosehill
 - Lynn had a post office and railroad service
 
Marylee   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Rosehill
 - Marylee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Natural Bridge   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Rosehill
 - Natural Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nauvoo   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 213 people in 2015)
 - Nauvoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Parrish   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Rosehill
 - Parrish had a post office and railroad service
 
Patton   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 378 people
 - Patton had a post office and railroad service
 
Powellville   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Rosehill
 - Powellville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prospect   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Rosehill
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saragossa   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Rosehill
 - Saragossa had a post office and railroad service
 
South Lowell   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 192 people
 - South Lowell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Texas   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 306 people
 - Texas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Townley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Rosehill
 - 1895 population of 237 people
 - Townley 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 Rosehill, 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 starting from Rosehill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rosehill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rosehill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9812, Longitude: -87.3870     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rosehill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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