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Welcome to Tilley ...

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

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




Tilley would have been located within present day Stewart County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Tilley is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Tilley was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Tilley (for example, toward Eufaula (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The location where Tilley once stood is in the (229) area code.

Communities near Tilley ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Tilley and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cuthbert   [Map]   3,616   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Georgetown   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Louvale   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lumpkin   [Map]   1,159   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Omaha   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Parrott   [Map]   139   E   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Tilley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Tilley - they are located in Alberta, New Brunswick and Ontario.

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

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 Tilley. 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 Tilley. 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 Tilley.

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

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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 Tilley, 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 Tilley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Tilley. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tilley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tilley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9890, Longitude: -84.8138     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tilley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tilley.

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