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1890 Communities Near Boot Hill ...

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

Aberfoil   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the North (N) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 65 people
 - Aberfoil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Banks   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Boot Hill
 - Banks had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brundidge   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 421 people (with 1,972 people in 2016)
 - Brundidge had a post office and railroad service
 
Buckhorn   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Buckhorn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Catalpa   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Boot Hill
 - Catalpa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clayton   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 997 people (with 2,904 people in 2016)
 - Clayton had a post office and railroad service
 
Clio   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 178 people (with 1,470 people in 2016)
 - Clio had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elamville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Elamville had a post office and railroad service
 
Inverness   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Boot Hill
 - Inverness had a post office and railroad service
 
Josie   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Boot Hill
 - Josie had a post office and no railroad service
 
Linwood   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Linwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Louisville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 288 people (with 477 people in 2016)
 - Louisville had a post office and railroad service
 
Midway   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 612 people (with 476 people in 2016)
 - Midway had a post office and railroad service
 
Mount Andrew   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Mount Andrew had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Hillard   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 195 people
 - Mount Hillard had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oateston   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Boot Hill
 - Oateston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Omega   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Boot Hill
 - Omega had a post office and no railroad service
 
Perote   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 195 people
 - Perote had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pine Grove   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Boot Hill
 - Pine Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Postoak   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Boot Hill
 - Postoak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pronto   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Boot Hill
 - Pronto had a post office and no railroad service
 
Star Hill   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Star Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tennille   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Boot Hill
 - Tennille had a post office and railroad service
 
Three Notch   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Three Notch had a post office and railroad service
 
Union Springs   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Boot Hill
 - 1895 population of 2,049 people (with 3,749 people in 2016)
 - Union Springs had a post office and railroad service
 
White Oak   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) from Boot Hill
 - White Oak had railroad service and no post office

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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 Boot Hill, 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 starting in Boot Hill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Boot Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boot Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8760, Longitude: -85.6424     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Boot Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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