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

Agricola   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the South (S) from Millers Ferry
 - Agricola had a post office and no railroad service
 
Alexander City   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 679 people (with 14,773 people in 2016)
 - Alexander City had a post office and railroad service
 
Almond   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Almond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blackman   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Millers Ferry
 - Blackman had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bluff Springs   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Bluff Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bosworth   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Millers Ferry
 - Bosworth had a post office and no railroad service
 
Buttston   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Millers Ferry
 - Buttston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Camp Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 366 people (with 975 people in 2016)
 - Camp Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Cowpens   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Millers Ferry
 - Cowpens had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dadeville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 873 people (with 3,128 people in 2016)
 - Dadeville had a post office and railroad service
 
Daviston   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 141 people (with 209 people in 2016)
 - Daviston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Denver   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) from Millers Ferry
 - Denver had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dudleyville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Dudleyville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Easton   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Millers Ferry
 - Easton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Emuckfaw   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Millers Ferry
 - Emuckfaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Goldville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 42 people (with 53 people in 2016)
 - Goldville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hackneyville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 77 people
 - Hackneyville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Island Home   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Island Home had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jacksons' Gap   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 207 people (with 801 people in 2016)
 - Jacksons' Gap had a post office and railroad service
 
Judson   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Millers Ferry
 - Judson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marcoot   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Millers Ferry
 - Marcoot had a post office and no railroad service
 
Matilda   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Matilda had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mellow Valley   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Mellow Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Site   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 109 people (with 754 people in 2016)
 - New Site had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tohopeka   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) from Millers Ferry
 - Tohopeka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Truett   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Millers Ferry
 - Truett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zana   (Tallapoosa County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Zana was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Millers Ferry
 - 1895 population of 204 people
 - Zana 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 Millers 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 'straight-line' distance that begins in Millers Ferry. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Millers Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millers Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9773, Longitude: -85.7430     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Millers Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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