RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Sunrise Shores, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

 The location of Sunrise Shores 

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(Location provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for
Sunrise Shores
and the surrounding area.
 
 

1890 Communities Near Sunrise Shores ...

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

Albertville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 177 people (with 21,462 people in 2015)
 - Albertville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Arab   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 95 people (with 8,295 people in 2015)
 - Arab had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bartlett   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bartlett was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Bartlett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cottonville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 61 people
 - Cottonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Diamond   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sunrise Shores
 - Diamond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Friendship   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Sunrise Shores
 - Friendship had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grassy   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Sunrise Shores
 - Grassy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Guntersville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 471 people (with 8,385 people in 2015)
 - Guntersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Henryville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Sunrise Shores
 - Henryville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Horton   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Sunrise Shores
 - Horton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hyatt   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Sunrise Shores
 - Hyatt had a post office and no railroad service
 
Manchester   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Sunrise Shores
 - Manchester had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marshall   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Sunrise Shores
 - Marshall had a post office and no railroad service
 
Martling   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Martling had a post office and no railroad service
 
McLarty   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Sunrise Shores
 - McLarty had a post office and no railroad service
 
McVille   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Sunrise Shores
 - McVille had a post office and no railroad service
 
Meltonsville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sunrise Shores
 - Meltonsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Minorville   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Minorville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Minorville had a post office and no railroad service
 
North   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While North was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Sunrise Shores
 - North had a post office and no railroad service
 
Red Hill   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Red Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reedbrake   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Reedbrake was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Sunrise Shores
 - Reedbrake had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sidney   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Sunrise Shores
 - Sidney had a post office and no railroad service
 
Strawberry   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sunrise Shores
 - Strawberry had a post office and no railroad service
 
Street   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Street was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) from Sunrise Shores
 - Street had a post office and no railroad service
 
Union Grove   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Sunrise Shores
 - Union Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warrenton   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Sunrise Shores
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Warrenton had a post office and no railroad service

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Alabama

About Marshall County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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 Sunrise Shores, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Sunrise Shores. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sunrise Shores) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunrise Shores. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3220, Longitude: -86.3291     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunrise Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation



 
 
 
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2016
By John Hall