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1890 Communities Near Wildcat Landing ...

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

Aimwell   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Wildcat Landing
 - Aimwell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ararat   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) from Wildcat Landing
 - Ararat had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bashi   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bashi had a post office and no railroad service
 
Butler   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 178 people (with 1,798 people in 2015)
 - Butler had a post office and no railroad service
 
Campbell   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Wildcat Landing
 - Campbell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Choctaw Corner   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 147 people
 - Choctaw Corner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coffeeville   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 192 people (with 338 people in 2015)
 - Coffeeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cunningham   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) from Wildcat Landing
 - Cunningham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dixon's Mills   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 127 people
 - Dixon's Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Glover   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Wildcat Landing
 - Glover had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lusk   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Wildcat Landing
 - Lusk had a post office and no railroad service
 
McEntyre   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Wildcat Landing
 - McEntyre had a post office and no railroad service
 
Morvin   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wildcat Landing
 - Morvin 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 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Wildcat Landing
 - Moss had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Sterling   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 185 people
 - Mount Sterling had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nanafalia   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 66 people
 - Nanafalia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nicholsville   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wildcat Landing
 - Nicholsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Putnam   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Wildcat Landing
 - Putnam had a post office and no railroad service
 
Robjohn   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Wildcat Landing
 - Robjohn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Silas   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wildcat Landing
 - Silas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Souwilpa   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wildcat Landing
 - Souwilpa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sweet Water   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 140 people (with 246 people in 2015)
 - Sweet Water had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tallahatta Springs   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Tallahatta Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tompkinsville   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wildcat Landing
 - Tompkinsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
West Bend   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wildcat Landing
 - West Bend had a post office and no railroad service
 
Womack Hill   (Choctaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wildcat Landing
 - 1895 population of 410 people
 - Womack Hill 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 Wildcat Landing, 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 Wildcat Landing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wildcat Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wildcat Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9652, Longitude: -88.0920     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wildcat Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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