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Our Genealogy Helper for Dukes Store ...

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

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

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Dukes Store (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Dukes Store. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Name Variations for Dukes Store ...

When searching records, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations or people who just guessed at the name. Sometimes the post office had a slightly different name than the community and while one document might refer to the community name, the next might use the post office name.

Although we can't give a definitive list, hopefully the following will give a you a feel for the variations that might have occurred with Dukes Store.

  • While the name of this community is Dukes Store, be aware that it's the common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Dukes Store may originally have been Duke's Store.
  • Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Dukes Store might be written as Duke Store.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Although our information shows that the community of Dukes Store is historic, it would have been located within present day Maury County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Maury County: Giles, Hickman, Lawrence, Lewis, Marshall & Williamson.

Below are the counties that are near Dukes Store. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Dukes Store:

Maury     (The home county for Dukes Store)
  Graymere Manor   [Map]     E   2 miles [3.2 km]<2>
  Mount Pleasant   [Map]     SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
  Armour Village   [Map]     NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
  Frierson Town   [Map]     SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
  Columbia   [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
  Scotts Mill   [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
  Jonesboro - Historic   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
  Sawdust   [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
  Southport   [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
  Chapel Hill   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
  New Hope   [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
  Chartersville   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
  Greenfield Bend   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
  Palmetto   [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Unionville   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Whitaker   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Anchor Mill - Historic   [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Vannatta   [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Shelbyville   [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Kingston Springs   [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
  Bell Town   [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Pegram   [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Tennessee Towne - Historic   [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Forest Hills   [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Belle Meade   [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Oak Hill   [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
  Green Hills   [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
  Whispering Hills   [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
  Burns   [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
  White Bluff   [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Dickson   [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Water Valley - Historic   [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Lynnville   [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
  Olivet   [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
  Wales   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
  Weakley   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
  Trigg   [Map]     SE   23 miles [37 km]
  Powell Chapel   [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
  Gordon   [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Pulaski   [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Aymett Town   [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Green Field   [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
  Elkton   [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Minor Hill   [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Wheelerton   [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Primm Springs   [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
  Graytown   [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
  Aetna   [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]
  Centerville   [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
  Wrigley   [Map]     NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
  Bon Aqua Junction   [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Lyles   [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Hornertown   [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Nunnelly   [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
  Salt Lick   [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Whitehouse   [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
  Grandmother Ford   [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Webber City   [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
  Ethridge   [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
  Flatwoods   [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
  Park Grove   [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
  New Prospect   [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
  Lawrenceburg   [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
  Fall River   [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
  Loretto   [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Liberty Grove   [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
  Hohenwald   [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
  Voorhies   [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Petersburg   [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
  Boonshill   [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Dellrose   [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Belleville   [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Pearl City   [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Lewisburg   [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
  New Town   [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
  Cornersville   [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
  Chapel Hill   [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
  Oak Hill   [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
  Orrs   [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
  Delina   [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
  Beardstown   [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Lobelville   [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
  Flatwoods   [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
  Linden   [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
  Eagleville   [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
  Concord   [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Snell - Historic   [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Ashland Ford   [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
  Slickrock Ford   [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
  Waynesboro   [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
  Spring Hill   [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
  Wilkes - Historic   [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
  Duplex   [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
  Thompson's Station   [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
  Parry   [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
  Peytonsville   [Map]     NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
  Fairview   [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
  Loriland   [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
  Franklin   [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
  McEwen - Historic   [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Old Town - Historic   [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
  Berrys Chapel Heights   [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
  Lynnwood Downs   [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Limestone (AL)
  Clifton (AL) - Historic   [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
  Lester (AL)   [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Dukes Store, see our County-by-County Page for Dukes Store.

Newspapers Published in Dukes Store ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 39 newspapers that have been published in the area around Dukes Store.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Dukes Store, there are papers which were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Dukes Store.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Dukes Store:

These websites are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Website for the //

Not to be confused with the official state website, we've found the Digital State Archives website for the State of Tennessee to be a good source for additional links.

These pages are specific to Maury County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bedford County:     Cyndi's



Cheatham County:     Cyndi's



Davidson County:     Cyndi's



Dickson County:     Cyndi's



Giles County:     Cyndi's



Hickman County:     Cyndi's



Humphreys County:     Cyndi's



Lawrence County:     Cyndi's



Lewis County:     Cyndi's



Lincoln County:     Cyndi's



Marshall County:     Cyndi's



Perry County:     Cyndi's



Rutherford County:     Cyndi's



Wayne County:     Cyndi's



Williamson County:     Cyndi's



Limestone County (AL):     Cyndi's




Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Maury County
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page   Cemeteries for Tennessee, for Maury County

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Tennessee
Also see Disaster Stories for ...

Cemeteries Near Dukes Store ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Dukes Store.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you click on the [Map] that follows each cemetery's name, a Google map will open showing a satellite view of the area where the cemetery is located. We have tried to place the cemetery in the center of the map, but we're still working on our data and the map might not not be centered properly. If you don't see the cemetery right away, try zooming-in. Usually, but not always, you can see the outline of the cemetery or some of the headstones.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Dukes Store covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &

      Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  WSW St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Pillow Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Kittrell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  WSW Bynum - Williams Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Estes Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Walker Cemetery   [Map]     
  N McKennan Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  W Walker - Spatswell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Porter Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Hunter - Kittrell Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<3>]  
  SSE Matthews Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Polard Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Pollard Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Zollicoffer Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Peeler Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Dickey Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Bowen Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  W Bruce Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Williams Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Pulliam Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Giddens Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Spain Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Birkett Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Wright Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Reeses Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Dooley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW McKennon Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW English Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Cross Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  SW Dawson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Hackney Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Wortham Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Perry Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE McCain's Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SE Mt. Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Patterson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Gooding Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Old City Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Todd Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Rose Mont Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Maguire Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Hughes Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Harlem Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Cross Bridges Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Hills Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Cecil Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Bailey Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Neale Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Granberry Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Hunter Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SW John Hunter Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SSW Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Murphy Cemetery   [Map]     
  S McKissick Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Logue Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Perry - Pillow Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Walker Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Bills Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Ervine Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Howard Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Timmons Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Harris Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Wisener Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Haywood Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Wisner Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Roberts Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Webster Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Strayhorn Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW Grimes Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Liberty Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Jennings Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Arlington Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW White Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Coffey Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Gilbreath - Morrow Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Murphy Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Chaffin Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE McKnight Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Gilmer Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Howard Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Gray Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Fleming Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Daniels Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Winn Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Love Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Tankersley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Foster Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Foster Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Buckner Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Dickson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Cecil Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Bumpass - King Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Stone Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Turnbo Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Howell Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Gooch Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Hubbell Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Matthews Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Garrett Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Chaffin Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Lee Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Old Camping Ground Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Winn Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Central Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Lindsey Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Harris Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Rieves Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Loftin Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Davis - Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Daimwood Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Evans Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Leftwich Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Roberts Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Porter Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Foster Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Watson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE West Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Old Knob Creek Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Mt. Wesley Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Brooks Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Cooke Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Love Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Beech Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW McClain Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Bailey Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Chavers Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Lasley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Sheepneck Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Spencer Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Elk Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  S New Hope Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Richardson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE New Ramey Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Booker Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Ballanfant Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Fountain Creek Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Sewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Pleasant Mount Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Griffin - Love Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Atkinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Loftin Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Street Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Aiken Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Voorhies Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Miller Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Crosby Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE West Point Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Dowell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Haywood Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Broom Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Knob Creek Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Dodson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Finch Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Jocobs Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Vestal Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Williams Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Williamsport Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Williamsport Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Cherry Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Woody Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Old Cathey Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Catheys Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Conner Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Ledbetter Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Blowing Spring Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Erwin Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Powell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Watts Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Santa Fe Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hogan Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Foster Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Akers - Brown Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Amis Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Cohea Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Amis Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Friendship Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Fitzspatrick Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Bowman Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Dillehay Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Davidson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Holland Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Andrews Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Cooper Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Allen Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Farris Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Voorhies Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Sowell Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Mt. Ararat Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Dobbins Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Brown Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Witherspoon Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Alderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Greenfield Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Delk Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Baxter Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW South Point Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Jones Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Kittrell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Jones Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Kittrell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Whiteside Cemetery   [Map]     

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've 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. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.

While we didn't find Dukes Store in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Dukes Store.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Dukes Store, with the one closest to Dukes Store listed first.

Ashwood   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West (W) from Dukes Store
 - Ashwood had a post office and railroad service
Mount Pleasant   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Dukes Store
 - 1895 population of 466 people (with 4,893 people in 2018)
 - Mount Pleasant had a post office and railroad service
Canaan   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) from Dukes Store
 - Canaan had a post office and no railroad service
Frierson Town   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Dukes Store
 - Frierson Town had a post office and no railroad service
Bigbyville   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Dukes Store
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Bigbyville had a post office and no railroad service
Ben - Historic   [Map]
 - While Ben was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Dukes Store
 - Ben had a post office and no railroad service
Columbia   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Dukes Store
 - 1895 population of 5,370 people (with 39,376 people in 2018)
 - Columbia had a post office and railroad service
Broadview   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Dukes Store
 - Broadview had a post office and no railroad service

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Dukes Store. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Dukes Store in the 1890's.

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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 Dukes Store, 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' (or 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- Dukes Store) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dukes Store. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5792, Longitude: -87.1236     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dukes Store have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website:

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