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1890 Communities Near Wayne ...

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>

While we didn't find Wayne in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Wayne.

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Addison   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 163 people
 - Addison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Allenton   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Wayne
 - Allenton had a post office and railroad service
 
Ashford   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 118 people
 - Ashford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Aurora   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 68 people
 - Aurora had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Barton   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 316 people
 - Barton had a post office and railroad service
 
Beechwood   (Sheboygan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - Beechwood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boltonville   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 173 people
 - Boltonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brownsville   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 205 people (with 583 people in 2016)
 - Brownsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Byron   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Byron had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Campbellsport   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 410 people (with 1,978 people in 2016)
 - Campbellsport had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cedar Lake   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Wayne
 - Cedar Lake had railroad service and no post office
 
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Elmore   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 137 people
 - Elmore had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Herman   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wayne
 - Herman had a post office and no railroad service
 
Huilsburg   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wayne
 - Huilsburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Kewaskum   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 557 people (with 1,072 people in 2016)
 - Kewaskum had a post office and railroad service
 
Knowles   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Wayne
 - Knowles had a post office and railroad service
 
Kohlsville   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 99 people
 - Kohlsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Lomira   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 199 people (with 2,366 people in 2016)
 - Lomira had a post office and railroad service
 
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Mayville   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 1,165 people (with 4,941 people in 2016)
 - Mayville had a post office and railroad service
 
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Nenno   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Nenno had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Fane   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wayne
 - New Fane had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Prospect   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - New Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Saint Kilian   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 124 people
 - Saint Kilian had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saint Lawrence   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 132 people
 - Saint Lawrence had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saint Michaels   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Saint Michaels had a post office and no railroad service
 
Scott   (Sheboygan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 149 people (with 1,839 people in 2016)
 - Scott had a post office and no railroad service
 
South Byron   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 17 people
 - South Byron had a post office and railroad service
 
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Theresa   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 291 people (with 1,207 people in 2016)
 - Theresa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Theresa Station   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Wayne
 - Theresa Station had railroad service and no post office
 
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Waucousta   (Fond du Lac County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Waucousta had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wayne   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) from Wayne
 - Wayne had a post office and no railroad service
 
West Bend   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 1,296 people (with 31,702 people in 2016)
 - West Bend had a post office and railroad service
 
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Young America   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Wayne
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Young America had a post office and no 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 Wayne, 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 that begins in Wayne. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wayne) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wayne. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5142, Longitude: -88.3215     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wayne have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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