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1890 Communities Near Cherry Creek ...

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 Cherry Creek had a population of 173 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service.

  • Algoma [Pontotoc County]
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    • Algoma [Pontotoc County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the south of Cherry Creek
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 65 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 689 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Algoma had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algoma have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Algoma<4>
  • Baker [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker
    • Baker [Union County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Cherry Creek
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Baker had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baker have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Birmingham [Lee County]
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    • Birmingham [Lee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east of Cherry Creek
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Birmingham had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birmingham have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birmingham
  • Blue Springs [Union County]
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    • Blue Springs [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Cherry Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 241 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Blue Springs had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Springs<4>
  • Chesterville [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesterville
    • Chesterville [Lee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Cherry Creek
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 56 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Chesterville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesterville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesterville
  • Chiwapa [Pontotoc County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chiwapa
    • Chiwapa [Pontotoc County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the south of Cherry Creek
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Chiwapa had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chiwapa have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Corrona [Lee County]
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    • Corrona [Lee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Cherry Creek
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 17 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Corrona had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corrona have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corrona
  • Darden [Union County]
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    • Darden [Union County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Cherry Creek
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Darden had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Darden have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darden
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    • Ecru [Pontotoc County]
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      • Ecru [Pontotoc County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west of Cherry Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,037 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ecru had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ecru
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ecru<4>
    • Ellistown [Union County]
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      • Ellistown [Union County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 75 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Ellistown had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellistown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Esperanza [Pontotoc County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Esperanza
      • Esperanza [Pontotoc County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Esperanza had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Esperanza have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Etta [Union County]
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      • Etta [Union County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Cherry Creek
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Etta had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Etta have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fairview [Union County]
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      • Fairview [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Cherry Creek
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Fairview had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Furrs [Pontotoc County]
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      • Furrs [Pontotoc County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Cherry Creek
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Furrs had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Furrs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gallway [Union County]
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      • Gallway [Union County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Cherry Creek
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Gallway had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallway have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ingomar [Union County]
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      • Ingomar [Union County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of Cherry Creek
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ingomar had a post office and railroad service
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    • Keownville [Union County]
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      • Keownville [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the north of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 82 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Keownville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keownville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lafayette Springs [Lafayette County]
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      • Lafayette Springs [Lafayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 100 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lafayette Springs had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lafayette Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafayette Springs
    • Macedonia [Lee County]
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      • Macedonia [Lee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Cherry Creek
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Macedonia had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macedonia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macedonia
    • New Albany [Union County]
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      • New Albany [Union County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 548 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,753 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New Albany had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Albany<4>
    • Pontotoc [Pontotoc County]
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      • Pontotoc [Pontotoc County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 535 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,169 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Pontotoc had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontotoc
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pontotoc<4>
    • Poolville [Union County]
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      • Poolville [Union County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Cherry Creek
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Poolville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poolville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poolville
    • Randolph [Pontotoc County]
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      • Randolph [Pontotoc County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 100 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Randolph had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Randolph have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randolph
    • Sherman [Pontotoc County]
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      • Sherman [Pontotoc County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 79 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 704 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Sherman had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sherman<4>
    • Thaxton [Pontotoc County]
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      • Thaxton [Pontotoc County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Cherry Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 686 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Thaxton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thaxton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thaxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thaxton<4>
    • Toccopola [Pontotoc County]
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      • Toccopola [Pontotoc County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 190 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 258 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Toccopola had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toccopola have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toccopola
    • Wallerville [Union County]
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      • Wallerville [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Cherry Creek
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 120 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Wallerville had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallerville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallerville

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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 Cherry Creek, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cherry Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cherry Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3507, Longitude: -88.9876       In this case, the coordinates for Cherry Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 


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