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1890 Communities Near White ...

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

Alpena   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) from White
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Alpena had a post office and no railroad service
 
Beverly   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from White
 - 1895 population of 343 people (with 675 people in 2017)
 - Beverly had a post office and railroad service
 
Brandywine   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from White
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Brandywine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brushy Run   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from White
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Brushy Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Circleville   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from White
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Circleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Deer Run   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) from White
 - 1895 population of 176 people
 - Deer Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dry Run   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from White
 - 1895 population of 32 people
 - Dry Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dryfork   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from White
 - Dryfork had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elkins   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from White
 - 1895 population of 737 people (with 7,047 people in 2017)
 - Elkins had a post office and railroad service
 
Faulkner   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from White
 - Faulkner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fort Seybert   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from White
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Fort Seybert had a post office and no railroad service
 
Franklin   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from White
 - 1895 population of 325 people (with 652 people in 2017)
 - Franklin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gilman   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from White
 - Gilman had railroad service and no post office
 
Glady   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from White
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Glady had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hendricks   (Tucker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) from White
 - 1895 population of 212 people (with 257 people in 2017)
 - Hendricks had a post office and railroad service
 
Hopeville   (Grant County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from White
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Hopeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Huttonsville   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) from White
 - 1895 population of 64 people (with 215 people in 2017)
 - Huttonsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Job   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from White
 - Job had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kerens   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from White
 - Kerens had a post office and railroad service
 
Kline   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) from White
 - Kline had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leadsville   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from White
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Leadsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Macksville   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from White
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Macksville had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Hampden (VA)   (Highland County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) from White
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - New Hampden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oak Flat   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from White
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Oak Flat had a post office and no railroad service
 
Osceola   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from White
 - Osceola had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pettit   (Randolph County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Pettit was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from White
 - Pettit had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pleasant Run   (Tucker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from White
 - Pleasant Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ruddle   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from White
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Ruddle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Upper Tract   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from White
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Upper Tract had a post office and no railroad service
 
Whyte   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from White
 - Whyte 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 White, 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 in White. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- White) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7654, Longitude: -79.5792     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for White have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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