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1890 Communities Near Turkeyfoot ...

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

Calumet (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) from Turkeyfoot
 - Calumet had a post office and no railroad service
 
Comettsburg (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Turkeyfoot
 - Comettsburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Congo   (Hancock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 23 people
 - Congo had a post office and no railroad service
 
East End (OH)   (Columbiana County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Turkeyfoot
 - East End had a post office and railroad service
 
East Liverpool (OH)   (Columbiana County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 10,956 people (with 10,743 people in 2016)
 - East Liverpool had a post office and railroad service
 
Empire (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 441 people (with 277 people in 2016)
 - Empire had a post office and railroad service
 
Frankfort Springs (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 180 people (with 130 people in 2016)
 - Frankfort Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Georgetown (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 274 people (with 171 people in 2016)
 - Georgetown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hammondsville (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 121 people
 - Hammondsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Harshaville (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 67 people
 - Harshaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hookstown (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 297 people (with 144 people in 2016)
 - Hookstown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Island Creek (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Island Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jethro (OH)   (Columbiana County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Turkeyfoot
 - Jethro had railroad service and no post office
 
Kendall (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Kendall had a post office and no railroad service
 
Knoxville (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 129 people
 - Knoxville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Markle (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Turkeyfoot
 - Markle had a post office and no railroad service
 
McCleary (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 31 people
 - McCleary had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moscow   (Hancock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Turkeyfoot
 - Moscow had a post office and no railroad service
 
Murdocksville (PA)   (Allegheny County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 462 people
 - Murdocksville had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Cumberland   (Hancock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 2,305 people (with 1,051 people in 2016)
 - New Cumberland had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Somerset (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 113 people
 - New Somerset had a post office and no railroad service
 
Paris (PA)   (Washington County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 173 people
 - Paris had a post office and no railroad service
 
Port Homer (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Port Homer had a post office and railroad service
 
Shippingport (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 68 people (with 210 people in 2016)
 - Shippingport had a post office and no railroad service
 
Smiths Ferry (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 580 people
 - Smiths Ferry had a post office and railroad service
 
Toronto (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 1,822 people (with 4,851 people in 2016)
 - Toronto had a post office and railroad service
 
Walkers (OH)   (Columbiana County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Turkeyfoot
 - Walkers had a post office and railroad service
 
Wellsville (OH)   (Columbiana County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Turkeyfoot
 - 1895 population of 5,247 people (with 3,374 people in 2016)
 - Wellsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Yellow Creek (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Turkeyfoot
 - Yellow Creek had railroad service and no post office
 
Zalia   (Hancock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Turkeyfoot
 - Zalia had railroad service and no post office

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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 Turkeyfoot, 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Turkeyfoot. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Turkeyfoot) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Turkeyfoot. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5212, Longitude: -80.5301     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Turkeyfoot have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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