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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Fort Payne came from various goverment sources (GNIS, US Census, FIPS), we also found mention of Fort Payne in various books, maps and other sources. When we find a mention, a fact or snippet, we add that information to our Gazetter.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Fort Payne. We hope that they will be useful to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Fort Payne:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, a Railroad Station, a Express Office

Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

SPV's Comprehensive Railroad Atlas of North America - Southern States
Written by: Walker, Mike
Published by Steam Powered Video (SPV), 2001
(Available from

Shell Oil Map of Alabama (1956)
Published by Shell Oil Company

We found Fort Payne in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Fort Payne for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Fort Payne. See our Misc Page for Fort Payne for more information.

Railroad Mentions of Fort Payne:

Fort Payne was mentioned in the following schedule:

Greyhound Bus Time Table (November 1931)

The official website for Fort Payne:

The official website for DeKalb County:

The official website for State of Alabama:


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