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Welcome to McNeils ...

So far, we have found very little information about McNeils. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added McNeils to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with McNeils, please Contact Us.




McNeils would have been located within present day Marengo County.

The location of McNeils has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for McNeils is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where McNeils was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If McNeils still existed, it would have been in the (334) area code.

Communities near McNeils ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from McNeils and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Blue Lock - Historic   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Dayton   [Map]   47   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Demopolis   [Map]   6,851   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Linden   [Map]   1,936   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Myrtlewood   [Map]   118   S   5 miles [8 km]
Pennington   [Map]   208   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for McNeils.

Communities Also Named McNeils ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named McNeils - they are located in Florida, Michigan and South Carolina (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for McNeils.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around McNeils. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of McNeils. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around McNeils.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for McNeils:

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The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

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 McNeils, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McNeils - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- McNeils) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McNeils. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3257, Longitude: -87.9436     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for McNeils have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for McNeils.

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