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1890 Communities Near Butchersville ...

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 Butchersville in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Butchersville.

Aberdeen   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Aberdeen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Alkires Mills   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Alkires Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Alum Bridge   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 68 people
 - Alum Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bealls Mills   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 11 people
 - Bealls Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Benson   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Benson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Berlin   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Butchersville
 - Berlin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Big Isaac   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Big Isaac had a post office and no railroad service
 
Camden   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Camden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Churchville   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Churchville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coldwater   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 38 people
 - Coldwater had a post office and no railroad service
 
Deanville   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Butchersville
 - Deanville had railroad service and no post office
 
Freemansburg   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Freemansburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Goodhope   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 80 people
 - Goodhope had a post office and no railroad service
 
Horner   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Butchersville
 - Horner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jane Lew   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 228 people (with 404 people in 2016)
 - Jane Lew had a post office and railroad service
 
Jarvisville   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 121 people
 - Jarvisville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Johnstown   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 120 people
 - Johnstown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kincheloe   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Kincheloe had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lightburn   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Butchersville
 - Lightburn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lorentz   (Upshur County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Butchersville
 - Lorentz had a post office and railroad service
 
Lost Creek   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 42 people (with 474 people in 2016)
 - Lost Creek had a post office and railroad service
 
Roanoke   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 103 people
 - Roanoke had a post office and railroad service
 
Rockford   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 125 people
 - Rockford had a post office and no railroad service
 
West Milford   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 210 people (with 616 people in 2016)
 - West Milford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Weston   (Lewis County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) from Butchersville
 - 1895 population of 2,143 people (with 4,044 people in 2016)
 - Weston 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 Butchersville, 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 starting from Butchersville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Butchersville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Butchersville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0862, Longitude: -80.4776     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Butchersville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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