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1890 Communities Near Wininger ...

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

Bellefonte   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East (E) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Bellefonte had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dodsonville   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Dodsonville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Wininger
 - Dodsonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dry Cove   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Dry Cove was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 58 people
 - Dry Cove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Estillfork   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Estillfork had a post office and no railroad service
 
Garth   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 67 people
 - Garth had a post office and no railroad service
 
Greerton   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Greerton was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Wininger
 - Greerton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gurley   (Madison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 570 people (with 788 people in 2015)
 - Gurley had a post office and railroad service
 
Hollytree   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wininger
 - Hollytree had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hollywood   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Wininger
 - Hollywood had a post office and railroad service
 
Kyles   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wininger
 - Kyles had a post office and no railroad service
 
Larkin's Fork   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Larkin's Fork was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Wininger
 - Larkin's Fork had a post office and no railroad service
 
Larkinsville   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 216 people
 - Larkinsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Lim Rock   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wininger
 - Lim Rock had a post office and railroad service
 
Maynard Cove   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wininger
 - Maynard Cove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mud Creek   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Mud Creek was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Wininger
 - Mud Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Narrows   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Narrows was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wininger
 - Narrows had a post office and no railroad service
 
Padgett   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Padgett was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Wininger
 - Padgett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Paint Rock   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 225 people (with 207 people in 2015)
 - Paint Rock had a post office and railroad service
 
Princeton   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Princeton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Scottsboro   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 959 people (with 14,722 people in 2015)
 - Scottsboro had a post office and railroad service
 
Sunset   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sunset was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wininger
 - Sunset had a post office and no railroad service
 
Swearengin   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Wininger
 - Swearengin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Trenton   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Wininger
 - Trenton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tupelo   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Wininger
 - Tupelo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Woodville   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wininger
 - 1895 population of 247 people (with 735 people in 2015)
 - Woodville 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 Wininger, 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 in Wininger. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wininger) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wininger. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7429, Longitude: -86.1594     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wininger have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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