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1890 Communities Near Slaughter ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Slaughter had a post office and railroad service. In 2018, Slaughter had a population of 932 people.

Anchor   (Pointe Coupee Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the West (W) from Slaughter
 - Anchor had a post office and no railroad service
 
Arbroth   (West Baton Rouge Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Arbroth had a post office and no railroad service
 
Baker   (East Baton Rouge Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Slaughter
 - Baker had a post office and railroad service
 
Bells Store   (East Feliciana Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bells Store was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Slaughter
 - Bells Store had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blairstown   (East Feliciana Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Slaughter
 - Blairstown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clinton   (East Feliciana Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 974 people (with 1,515 people in 2018)
 - Clinton had a post office and railroad service
 
Converse   (West Feliciana Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Converse was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Slaughter
 - Converse had a post office and no railroad service
 
Devalls   (West Baton Rouge Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Devalls had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ethel   (East Feliciana Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 125 people
 - Ethel had a post office and railroad service
 
Irene   (East Baton Rouge Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Slaughter
 - Irene had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jackson   (East Feliciana Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 1,276 people (with 3,725 people in 2018)
 - Jackson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kents Store   (East Feliciana Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Kents Store was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Slaughter
 - Kents Store had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lakeland   (Pointe Coupee Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 200 people
 - Lakeland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lindsay   (East Feliciana Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Slaughter
 - Lindsay had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lobdell   (West Baton Rouge Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Lobdell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Magnolia   (East Baton Rouge Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 37 people
 - Magnolia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Norwood   (East Feliciana Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Slaughter
 - Norwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Olive Branch   (East Feliciana Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Olive Branch had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pointe Coupee   (Pointe Coupee Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 93 people
 - Pointe Coupee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Port Hudson   (East Baton Rouge Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 225 people
 - Port Hudson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stonypoint   (East Baton Rouge Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Stonypoint was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Stonypoint had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ventress   (Pointe Coupee Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Slaughter
 - Ventress had a post office and no railroad service
 
Waterloo   (Pointe Coupee Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 200 people
 - Waterloo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wilson   (East Feliciana Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 281 people (with 553 people in 2018)
 - Wilson had a post office and railroad service
 
Zachary   (East Baton Rouge Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Slaughter
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 17,678 people in 2018)
 - Zachary had a post office and 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 Slaughter, 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 from Slaughter. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Slaughter) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Slaughter. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Slaughter

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Slaughter. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7219, Longitude: -91.1394     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Slaughter have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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This page was last modified: 01 Aug 2019
By John Hall