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1890 Communities Near Jack Lane ...

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

Anderson (TN)   (Franklin County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Jack Lane
 - Anderson had a post office and railroad service
 
Beans Creek (TN)   (Franklin County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 24 people
 - Beans Creek had a post office and railroad service
 
Belvidere (TN)   (Franklin County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Belvidere had a post office and railroad service
 
Cowan (TN)   (Franklin County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 624 people (with 1,683 people in 2016)
 - Cowan had a post office and railroad service
 
Elora (TN)   (Lincoln County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Elora had a post office and railroad service
 
Estillfork   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Estillfork had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fackler   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Fackler had a post office and railroad service
 
Francisco   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Francisco had a post office and no railroad service
 
 - greerton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hollytree   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Jack Lane
 - Hollytree had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hollywood   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Jack Lane
 - Hollywood had a post office and railroad service
 
Huntland (TN)   (Franklin County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 232 people (with 855 people in 2016)
 - Huntland had a post office and railroad service
 
Kirby Creek   (Jackson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Kirby Creek was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 417 people
 - Kirby Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kyles   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Jack Lane
 - 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 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Jack Lane
 - Larkin's Fork had a post office and no railroad service
 
Larkinsville   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 216 people
 - Larkinsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Maxwell (TN)   (Franklin County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 195 people
 - Maxwell had a post office and railroad service
 
Maynard Cove   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Jack Lane
 - 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 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Jack Lane
 - 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 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Jack Lane
 - 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 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Jack Lane
 - Padgett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Princeton   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Princeton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sherwood (TN)   (Franklin County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Jack Lane
 - 1895 population of 256 people
 - Sherwood 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 Less than 2 miles to the East (E) from Jack Lane
 - Sunset had a post office and no railroad service
 
Trenton   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Jack Lane
 - Trenton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tupelo   (Jackson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Jack Lane
 - Tupelo 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 Jack Lane, 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 beginning in Jack Lane. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jack Lane) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jack Lane. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9343, Longitude: -86.1097     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jack Lane have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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