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Peacock, Alabama
(Crenshaw County)

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The location of Peacock

Welcome to Peacock ...

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

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

Peacock would have been located within present day Crenshaw County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Peacock is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities near Peacock ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Cherokee Village   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dozier   [Map]   325   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,875   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   186   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Goshen   [Map]   253   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,770   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Peacock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Peacock: This one is located in Crenshaw County and the other is located in Clarke County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 5 communities that are also named Peacock - they are located in Kansas, Michigan, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Peacock. 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 Peacock. 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 Peacock.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 Peacock, 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 Peacock - 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- Peacock) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peacock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5974, Longitude: -86.2125     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Peacock 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 Peacock.

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