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1890 Communities Near Hayes Ferry ...

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

Belmont   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Belmont had a post office and no railroad service
 
Binnsville (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 125 people
 - Binnsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boligee   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 162 people (with 306 people in 2016)
 - Boligee had a post office and railroad service
 
Boyd   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Hayes Ferry
 - Boyd had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clinton   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Clinton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coatopa   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 171 people
 - Coatopa had a post office and railroad service
 
Eutaw   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 1,115 people (with 2,749 people in 2016)
 - Eutaw had a post office and railroad service
 
Evansville   (Hale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Hayes Ferry
 - Evansville had railroad service and no post office
 
Forkland   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 176 people (with 597 people in 2016)
 - Forkland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Giles (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Hayes Ferry
 - Giles had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hamner   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Hayes Ferry
 - Hamner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lewiston   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) from Hayes Ferry
 - Lewiston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Livingston   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 850 people (with 3,454 people in 2016)
 - Livingston had a post office and railroad service
 
McDowell   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Hayes Ferry
 - McDowell had a post office and railroad service
 
Miller   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) from Hayes Ferry
 - Miller had railroad service and no post office
 
Mount Hebron   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 96 people
 - Mount Hebron had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pleasant Ridge   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 237 people
 - Pleasant Ridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sawyerville   (Hale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Sawyerville had a post office and railroad service
 
Sucarnoochee (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 92 people
 - Sucarnoochee had a post office and railroad service
 
Sumterville   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 147 people
 - Sumterville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tishabee   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Hayes Ferry
 - Tishabee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Union   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 221 people in 2016)
 - Union had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vienna   (Pickens County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Vienna had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warsaw   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Hayes Ferry
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Warsaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
West Greene   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Hayes Ferry
 - West Greene 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 Hayes Ferry, 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Hayes Ferry. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hayes Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hayes Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7340, Longitude: -88.0956     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hayes Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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