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Welcome to Thirtynine ...

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

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




Thirtynine would have been located within present day DeKalb County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Thirtynine is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Thirtynine (for example, toward Menlo (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

If Thirtynine still existed, it would have been in the (256) & (938)<3> area codes.

Communities near Thirtynine ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Thirtynine and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,392   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,652   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,969   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,847   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,071   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,429   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Thirtynine. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Thirtynine. 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 Thirtynine.

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

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The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: 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 Thirtynine, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Thirtynine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thirtynine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4629, Longitude: -86.0114     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Thirtynine 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 Thirtynine.

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