Georgia Place Names - W

W-Wan/War-Way/We/Wh/Wi-Willi/Willo-Wit/Wo-Wy

W-Wan


Place Name County or Counties Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
W. Bainbridge  Decatur 1904,1915, 1955
W.H. Crawford Oglethorpe 1864, 1865b called Crawford on later maps
W.P. Jc. Greene 1899, 1915
W. Rome Floyd 1910
W. Sta. Liberty 1915
Waco, Wacoville Haralson 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Wacoville on 1883 and 1885 maps
Wacoville Haralson 1883 name changed to Waco
Waddell's  Polk none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.151
Wade Emanuel 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map, also called Durdenville Sta. on 1899 map
Wade Laurens 1915
Wades Randolph 1915
Wade's Store Brooks none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.151
Wadespark Brooks 1899
Wadley Jefferson 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wagon Wheel Cook none USGS Georgia list
Wahoma Ware none USGS Georgia list
Wahoo Lumpkin 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915
Wahoo Island McIntosh none Goff, Placenames of Georgia, pp. 185-186
Wainright Lumpkin none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-54
Wainwright Charlton 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1910 called Wainwright P.O. on 1910 map, also called Uptonville Sta. on 1899 map
Walburg Glynn 1915
Walden Bibb 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Waldo Sta. Lowndes 1864b, 1865 probably a derivation of Valdosta
Waled's Emanuel none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-54
Walesboro Emanuel 1846
Walesca Floyd none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-54
Waleska Cherokee 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Waluska on 1863, 1864, 1865, and 1874 maps
Walkee Laurens 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Walker Dougherty 1885, 1955 called Walker Station on 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904 and 1915 maps
Walker Echols 1915
Walker Ware 1915
Walker Wilcox 1895
Walker C.H. (for Court House) Walker 1839 called LaFayette on all subsequent maps
Walker Mill Spalding none USGS Georgia list
Walker Park Walton 1915, 1955
Walker Station Dougherty 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915 called Walker on 1885 and 1955 maps
Walker V. Cobb 1885
Walkers Columbia 1839
Walker's Pulaski none Sherwood, A Gazetteer of Georgia, p. 108
Walkers Twiggs none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.152
Walkers Bridge Burke 1864, 1865a, 1865b
Walkersville Lincoln none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-54
Walkersville Pierce 1915
Walkinshaw Richmond none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.152
Wall Street Jackson none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-54
Wallace DeKalb 1899, 1915 also called Mina Sta. on 1899 map
Wallace Jones 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865
Wallace Pulaski 1904, 1915
Wallace Warren 1955
Wallaceville Walker 1899, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Walls Crossing Schley 1915, 1955
Wall's Old Fort Greene none name changed to White Plains - Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-54
Walnut Jackson 1883, 1885b
Walnut Lumpkin 1899, 1915
Walnut Grove Crawford none name changed to Calhoun's Ferry - Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-54
Walnut Grove Walton 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Walnut Hill Banks, Franklin 1855 - Franklin, 1863 - Banks, 1864 - Banks, 1865 - Banks, Franklin (and thereafter) - 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915 called Walnuthill on 1915 map
Walrick Crawford 1915
Walter Burke 1910,1915
Walter Gwinnett none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.152
Walters Jasper 1863, 1864, 1865
Walters Lee 1915
Waltertown Ware 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955 called Watertown on 1904 map
Walthern Butts 1915
Walthourville Liberty 1834, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Waltourville Sta. or Lambert P.O. on 1910 and 1915 maps
Walthrall Polk 1899, 1910, 1915
Walton C.H. (Court House) Walton none name changed to Monroe - Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-54
Waltons Ford Habersham 1863, 1864, 1865
Wampum Haralson 1910, 1915
Wano Henry 1883, 1885b

War-Way


War Hill Hall 1865
War Woman Rabun 1883, 1885b
Ward Douglas 1915
Ward, Wards, Ward Sta. Randolph 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b Ward in 1874 and 1885, Ward Sta. on 1883 and 1885 maps, Wards in 1864 and 1865
Warden Charlton 1895, 1904, 1915 called Wardin on 1899, 1904 and 1915 maps
Wardin Charlton 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915 called Warden on 1895 map
Wards, Ward, Ward Sta. Randolph 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b Ward in 1874 and 1885, Ward Sta. on 1883 and 1885 maps, Wards in 1864 and 1865
Wards Terrell 1864, 1865
Warehouse Emanuel 1910
Wares Crossroads Troup 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wares Store Coweta 1839
Waresboro Ware 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1864b, 1865,1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Waresborough on 1883 map
Waresville Heard 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Warfield Putnam 1915, 1999,
Warhill Dawson 1915
Waring, Warings Morgan 1899, 1915 Warings in 1899, Waring in 1915
Waring Whitfield 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Warings, Waring Morgan 1899, 1915 Warings in 1899, Waring in 1915
Warm Springs Meriwether 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Warm Springs Station Meriwether none 1895 Georgia Atlas
Warmank's Mills Whitfield none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.152
Warner Meriwether 1865 separate place from Warnerville
Warner Robins Houston 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Warnerville Jefferson none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Warnerville Meriwether 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1899 separate place from Warner
Warren, Warrens, Warrens Sta. Walker 1899, 1915, 1955 Warrens in 1915, Warren in 1955, Warren Sta. or Shaw in 1899
Warren Springs Upson 1863, 1865
Warrens, Warren, Warren Sta.  Walker 1899, 1915, 1955 Warrens in 1915, Warren in 1955, Warren Sta. or Shaw in 1899
Warrens M. Hancock 1839
Warrens Mill Early 1915
Warrens Switch Early 1915
Warrenton Warren 1822, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Warren County
Warrior Bibb 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b
Warrior Worth 1915
Warsaw Gwinnett, Forsyth, Milton, Fulton 1839 - Gwinnett, 1846 - Forsyth, 1855 - Forsyth, 1863 - Milton, 1864 - Milton, 1865 - Milton, 1874 - Milton, 1883 - Milton, 1885b - Milton, 1899 - Milton, 1910 - Milton, 1915 - Milton, 1970a - Fulton, 1970b - Fulton Milton County merged with Fulton County in 1932
Warsaw McIntosh 1955
Wartham Washington 1895 on current map as Warthen, Warthens Store in 1839, Warthens in 1865 and 1885, Wartham in 1895, Warthen on all others
Warthen Washington 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map as Warthen, Warthens Store in 1839, Warthens in 1865 and 1885, Wartham in 1895, Warthen on all others
Warthens Washington 1865, 1885 on current map as Warthen, Warthens Store in 1839, Warthens in 1865 and 1885, Wartham in 1895, Warthen on all others
Warthens Store Washington 1839 on current map as Warthen, Warthens Store in 1839, Warthens in 1865 and 1885, Wartham in 1895, Warthen on all others
Warwick Dooly none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Warwick Gwinnett none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Warwick Worth 1855, 1863, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Warwoman Dell Rabun 1999
Washington Wilkes 1796, 1822, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899,1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Wilkes County
Wassaw Chatham 1865, 1865b separate place from Wassaw Island
Wassaw Island Chatham 1796, 1823, 1855, 1864, 1885, 1904, 1910, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Warsaw Island on 1796 and 1823 maps
Wataga Decatur 1910, 1915
Water Oak Muscogee none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Water Valley Gordon none USGS Georgia list
Waterboro Emanuel 1839, 1863
Waterloo Burke 1864, 1865a, 1865b
Waterloo Clinch none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Waterloo Columbia 1910, 1915
Waterloo Irwin 1999
Waterloo Polk none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Waterman Cobb 1899
Watermelon, Water Melon Tattnall none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Waterport Walton 1915
Waters Floyd 1874
Waters Station Screven 1915 Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Watersville Bulloch 1915
Watertown Ware 1904 called Waltertown on other maps
Waterville Walker 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Watkins Store Elbert none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Watkinsville Clarke, Oconee 1822 (through 1874) - Clarke, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865a, 1865b, 1874, 1883 (and thereafter) - Oconee, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Oconee County
Watlee Chatham none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Watson Cherokee 1915
Watson Thomas none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Watson Crossroads Clay none USGS Georgia list
Watson Gap Fannin none USGS Georgia list
Watsons Coweta 1839
Watsons Grove Greene 1839
Watson's  Store Columbia none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Watters Newton none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Wauhatchee Dade 1855, 1863, 1864, 1915 called Wauhatchie on 1915 map
Waverly Camden 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955,1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Waverly Hall, Waverly Hill Harris 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Waverly Hill in 1855 and 1863
Wax Floyd 1899, 1915, 1955, 1999 on current map
Way Bryan 1885
Way Cross Ware 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899 called Waycross on other maps
Wayback Calhoun 1910, 1915
Waycross Ware 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Ware County, called Way Cross on 1883, 1885b,  1895 and 1899 maps
Wayland Liberty 1915
Waymansville Upson 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1955
Wayne's Mills Oconee none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Waynesboro Burke 1796, 1822, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865a, 1865b, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952,1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Burke County, on 1796 and 1883 maps was called Waynesborough
Waynesville Glynn, Brantley 1863 - Wayne, 1865 - Glynn, 1874 - Wayne, 1883 - Wayne, 1885 - Wayne, 1895 - Wayne, 1904 - Glynn, 1910 - Wayne, 1915 - Wayne, 1952 (and thereafter) -  Brantley, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Waynesville Wayne 1834, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915
Ways, Way's Bryan 1863, 1864, 1895
Ways Sta.  Bryan 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899,1904, 1910, 1915
Wayside Jones 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map

We


Weatherford Meriwether 1910, 1915
Weaver Pike 1899,1915
Webb P.O. Gilmer 1915 also called Ella Gap
Webb Milton 1899, 1915 Milton County merged with Fulton County in 1932
Webbs Newton 1839
Webb's Creek Banks none name changed to Berlin - Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Webbs Creek Franklin none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.154
Webbs Spur Johnson 1915
Webbville Gwinnett none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.154
Webb V. (Webbville) Newton 1855, 1864
Weber Berrien 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Webster Lee none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.253
Webster Place Elbert 1883, 1885b,1899, 1910, 1915
Webster V. Houston 1863
Websterville Bibb 1839, 1846, 1863, 1864
Weddington Douglas 1883, 1885b
Weeda Washington 1915
Weeds Island McIntosh 1864
Wefanie Long none USGS Georgia list
Wehadkee Troup 1863
Weisman Screven 1904, 1915
Welanie Liberty 1915 name difficult to read on map
Welch Towns 1895, 1899, 1915
Welcome Coweta 1899, 1910, 1915, 1970a, 1970b on current map
Welcome Hill Chattooga none USGS Georgia list
Weldon Colquitt 1915
Wellborn Houston 1899 called Wellborns Mills on earlier maps
Wellborn's Wilcox none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Wellborns Mills Houston 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1899 called Wellborn on 1899 map
Wellington Morgan 1863, 1865, 1874
Wells Murray 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910
Well's Mills Lowndes none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Wells Mill Sumter 1915, 1955
Wellscott Fannin 1864, 1865 called Wilscot on 1899, 1904, 1910 and 1915 maps
Wellscott Union 1863
Wellston Houston 1895, 1904, 1910, 1915
Wendell Warren 1915
Wenona Dooly, Crisp 1895 - Dooly, 1899 - Dooly, 1904 - Dooly, 1910 - Crisp, 1915 - Crisp, 1955 - Crisp, 1970a - Crisp, 1970b - Crisp on current Crisp County map
Werials Island McIntosh 1864
Wesley Emanuel 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wesley Oconee none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.154
Wesley Taylor 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wesley Walton none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.154
Wesleyan Bibb 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wessboro Walker 1899
West Haralson 1915
West Walker 1915
West Atlanta Fulton none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.154
West Bainbridge Decatur 1904, 1915, 1955
West Bowersville Franklin 1883, 1885b
West Bremen Haralson none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.154
West Brook Pickens 1915, 1955 called Westbrook on 1955 map
West Brow Dade none USGS Georgia list
West Crossing Haralson none USGS Georgia list
West End Douglas 1915
West Green Coffee 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
West Lake, Westlake Twiggs 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955 West Lake in 1895, Westlake on all others
West Point Glynn 1864
West Point Troup 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
West Rome Floyd 1910
West Summerville Chattooga none USGS Georgia list
West Valdosta Lowndes none USGS Georgia list
West Waycross Ware none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.155
Westbrook Laurens 1895, 1899
Westbrook Pickens 1915, 1955 called West Brook on 1915 map
Westbrook Sumter 1885b
Westeria Richmond none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.154
Westlake, West Lake Twiggs 1895, 1899, 1904,1910, 1915, 1955 West Lake in 1895, Westlake on all others
Westminster Fulton none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.255
Westoak Cobb 1955
Weston Webster 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Weston Mills Berrien 1899
Westonia Coffee 1883, 1885b, 1895
Westover Baldwin 1863, 1864, 1865
Westover Richmond 1915
Wests Floyd 1834, 1846
Wests Mill Macon none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.155
Westside Catoosa none USGS Georgia list
Westside Hall none USGS Georgia list
Westview DeKalb 1915
Westville Stewart 1999
Westwood Ben Hill 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wetherford Cook 1955
Wewoka Muscogee none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55

Wh


Whaley Hancock 1864, 1865, 1910, 1915
Whaleys Wayne 1915, 1955
Whaley's Mills Morgan none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Whaley's Mills Terrell none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
Wheat Hill Chatham none USGS Georgia list
Wheaton Appling 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Wheeler Gordon 1895, 1899
Wheeler Heights Bibb none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.155
Whelchel Hall 1915
Wheless Richmond 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1955
Whidden Mills Irwin none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.155
Whigham Decatur, Grady 1874 - Decatur, 1883 - Decatur, 1885 - Decatur, 1885b - Decatur, 1895 - Decatur, 1899 - Decatur, 1904 - Decatur, 1910 (and therafter) - Grady, 1915, 1952, 1955,1970a, 1970b on current Grady County map, called Whigham Sta. on 1885 map
Whispering Pines Heard none USGS Georgia list
Whistleville Barrow none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.155
Whitaker Brantley 1955
Whitaker Jones 1863
Whitaker Wilkinson 1864
White Bartow (formerly Cass County until 1861) 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a,1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
White White 1899
White Bluff Chatham 1955
White Chimney McIntosh none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.155
White City Cherokee none USGS Georgia list
White City Douglas none USGS Georgia list
White Cut Whitfield 1915
White Hall Clarke 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b called Whitehall on 1970 maps
White Hill Fulton 1855, 1874
White Hill Screven 1915,1955 called Whitehill on 1915 map
White Hill Troup 1865
White House, Whitehouse Henry 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b White House through 1885, Whitehouse in 1899 and thereafter
White House Randolph 1915, 1999
White Oak Camden 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
White Oak Columbia 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1885 separate place from White Oak Camp Ground
White Oak Camp Ground Columbia 1864, 1865 separate place from White Oak
White Path Gilmer 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955 called Whitepath after 1865
White Plains Greene 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
White Rock Lincoln none USGS Georgia list
White Sulphur Hall 1915, 1955 previously called White Sulphur Spr. and Sulphur Spr.
White Sulphur Springs Hall 1895 previously called Sulphur Spr., called White Sulphur after 1895
White Sulpher Srings Meriwether 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
White Water Fayette 1865
White Water Mills Taylor none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Whitefield Troup 1883, 1885b, 1895 Whitefield in 1883 and 1885, Whitfield in 1895
Whitehall Clarke 1895, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b called White Hall on pre-1970 maps, on current map as Whitehall
Whitehall DeKalb 1839
Whiteheads Burke 1823
Whiteheads Jeff Davis 1915
Whitehill Screven 1915, 1955 called White Hill on 1955 map
Whitehouse, White House Henry 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b9, 2001, 2001b on current map, White House through 1885, Whitehouse in 1899 and thereafter
Whitemarsh Island Chatham none USGS Georgia list
Whitepath Gilmer 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955 called White Path before 1895
Whites Berrien 1915
Whites Elbert 1839, 1864
Whites Montgomery 1863
White's Bridge Jackson none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
White's Factory Newton none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Whites Mill Decatur 1904, 1915
Whitesburg Carroll 1883, 1885,1885b,1895, 1899, 1915, 1952, 1955,1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Whitesburgh on 1883 and 1885 maps
Whitestone Gilmer 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b on current map, called Whitestone Sta. on 1915 map
Whitesville Effingham none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Whitesville Harris 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Whitesville Muscogee 1899
Whitewater Crawford 1899, 1910, 1915
Whitey Calhoun none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Whitfield Pulaski 1883, 1885b
Whitfield Troup 1895 called Whitefield on 1883 map
Whiting Baldwin 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b
Whitley Irwin 1899, 1904, 1915
Whitney Walton 1895, 1899, 1904 also called Gresham in 1895 and 1915, Gresham Sta. in 1899
Whitny Calhoun 1865
Whitsett Dooly none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Whitsett Lee 1895
Whittaker Springs Burke none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Whittemore Emanuel none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Whittens Store Franklin none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Whittington Worth 1883, 1885b, 1895
Whittle Washington 1883, 1885, 1885b
Whittles Berrien 1915
Whittles Cook none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Whitworth Franklin none USGS Georgia list

Wi-Willi


Wicaser Murray 1834, 1846
Wicker Washington 1899
Wier Dawson 1899
Wier Lumpkin 1883, 1885b, 1915
Wigginsville Marion 1883, 1885b
Wiggs Madison 1915
Wight, Isle of Liberty none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.257
Wilborn Franklin 1899, 1904
Wilburnville Macon none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Wilcox Coffee 1904, 1910, 1915
Wilcox Telfair 1915
Wilcox Wilcox 1865
Wilcoxen Coweta 1885
Wild Lumpkin none USGS Georgia list
Wild Cat Forsyth none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Wildborn Chatham 1864, 1865, 1865b
Wildboy Chatham 1864
Wildcat Carroll none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Wildwood Dade 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wiley Rabun 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wilford Dooly none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Wilkerson's  Dooly none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Wilkins Floyd 1899, 1915
Wilkinson Liberty 1883, 1885b
Wilkinsons Lamar none USGS Georgia list
Wilkinsons Pike 1915
Willacoochee Coffee, Atkinson 1874 - Coffee, 1883 - Coffee, 1885 - Coffee, 1885b - Coffee, 1895 - Coffee, 1899 - Coffee, 1904 - Coffee, 1910 - Coffee, 1915 - Coffee1955 (and thereafter)- Atkinson, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map in Atkinson County
Willard Putnam 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1999
Willeo Mills Cobb none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Willett Muscogee 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
William Crisp 1915
Williams Butts none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Williams  Bartow 1864
Williams Chatham 1910, 1915, 1955
William's Morgan none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Williams Thomas 1915
Williams Troup none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Williams Wilcox none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Williams Crossroads Clarke 1839
Williams Mill Dodge 1910
Williams Store Berrien none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Williamsburg, Williamsburgh Calhoun 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1999, 2001, 2001b Williamsburgh in 1883 and 1885, Williamsburg in 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915 and 1999
Williamsburg Clinch none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.258
Williamsburg Dougherty none USGS Georgia list
Willaimsburg Wayne none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.259
Williamson Pike 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b on current map, separate place from Williamsville
Williamson Wilkes 1823
Williamson Station Screven none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Williamson's Mills Wilcox none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Williamsville Pike 1865, 1874 separate place from Willimason
Willie Liberty 1915, 1955
Williford Crisp none USGS Georgia list
Williford Dooly 1895, 1899
Willingham Henry none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Willingham Macon 1915
Willingham Worth 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Willis Appling 1863, 1855, 1864
Willis Terrell 1895
Willis Twiggs 1899, 1910, 1915
Willis' Mills Cobb none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157

Willo-Wit


Willoughby Effingham none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Willow Lumpkin 1895, 1899, 1915
Willow Dell Coweta none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Willow Grove Coweta 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865
Willow Lake Houston 1915
Willow Pond Berrien none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Willsbank's Store Habersham none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Willson's Bridge Monroe none Sherwood, A Gazetteer of Georgia, p. 98
Willstown Cherokee Nation none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Wilma Jc. Mitchell 1915
Wilmington Chatham 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wilmington Island Chatham 1796, 1864, 1865, 1899
Wilmot Catoosa none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Wilmots Banks none  also called Cheap - Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.259
Wilna Houston 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865
Wilner Jackson 1899, 1915
Wilscot Fannin 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915 called Wellscott on 1864 and 1865 maps
Wilson Appling 1899
Wilson Chattooga 1915
Wilson Peach 1955
Wilson Mill Fannin none USGS Georgia list
Wilsons Hancock 1895, 1899
Wilsons Screven none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.157
Wilsons Church Jackson 1915, 1955
Wilson's Mill DeKalb 1915
Wilson's Mills Douglas none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Wilson's Store Effingham none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Wilsonville Coffee 1899, 1910, 1915
Wilsonville Douglas 1883, 1885b
Wimberly Carroll none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Wimberly Chatham 1864b, 1865, 1865b
Wimberly Jones' C'g (probably Crossing) Muscogee 1885
Winburn Tattnall, Evans 1910 - Tattnall, 1915 - Evans
Winchester Macon 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899,1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Winder Jackson, Barrow 1895 - Jackson, 1899 - Jackson, 1904 - Jackson, 1915 (and thereafter) - Barrow, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Barrow County
Windsor Walton 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Windward Chatham none USGS Georgia list
Windy Ridge Fannin none USGS Georgia list
Winfield Columbia 1863, 1864, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b
Winfield Hancock none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Winfred Jasper 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915
Winkles Polk 1899
Winn Douglas 1899
Winnie Davis P.O. Jeff Davis 1915
Winns Ferry Hall 1834, 1839, 1846
Winns Spur Gwinnett none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Winokur Charlton 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Winslow P.O. Wayne 1915 also called Grangerville
Winston Douglas 1895, 18991904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, also called Winston Sta. or Ralph on 1899 map
Winter Laurens none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Winters Oglethorpe 1885, 1895 called Winterville on earlier and later maps, on current Clarke County map
Winterville Oglethorpe, Clarke 1874 - Oglethorpe, 1883 - Oglethorpe, 1885 - Oglethorpe, 1885b - Oglethorpe, 1895 - Oglethorpe, 1899 - Oglethorpe, 1904 - Oglethorpe, 1915 (and thereafter) - Clarke, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Winters on 1885 and 1895 maps, also called Winters Sta. on 1899 map
Winthrop Twiggs 1915
Winton Newton 1899
Wire Bridge Quitman 1899, 1915, 1955
Wiregrass Clinch 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Wisdoms Harris 1865, 1874 name changed to Wisdoms Store by 1883
Wisdoms Store Harris 1883,1885, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915 called Wisdoms on 1865 and 1874 maps
Wise Bibb 1899
Wise Oglethorpe 1915
Wise Webster 1895, 1915
Wisenbaker Lowndes 1915
Wishart Wilcox none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Withers Clinch 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map, also called Forest on 1883, 1885 and 1899 maps, place name was Forest or Forrest prior to 1883
Withoft Houston 1915

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Woffords Pickens none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Woffords Settlement Banks none USGS Georgia list
Wolf Creek Wilcox 1883, 1885b
Wolf Fork, Wolffork Rabun 1899, 1915 Wolf Fork in 1899, Wolffork in 1915
Wolf Island McIntosh 1823, 1839, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899,1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on 1970 and current maps as Wolf Island National Wildlife Refuge
Wolf Pen Bartow none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Wolf Pen Cross Roads Haralson none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Wolf Pit District Stephens none Goff, Placenames of Georgia, p. 361
Wolf Skin (District) Oglethorpe 1894
Wolfden Forsyth none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Wolffork, Wolf Fork Rabun 1899, 1915 Wolf Fork in 1899, Wolffork in 1915
Womack Clay 1899
Womack's  Washington none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Wood Warren 1895, 1899, 1915
Wood Lawn, Woodlawn Murray 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b Wood Lawn in 1863, 1864 and 1865, Woodlawn in 1883 and 1885, also called Summerhours on 1865 map
Wood Yard Chattooga 1915
Woodacre Mitchell none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Woodbine Camden 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952,1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Woodburn Jefferson 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1865b, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b
Woodburn Walker 1895, 1915
Woodbury Meriwether 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1895, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Woodcliff Screven 1899, 1895, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Woodfin Jasper 1899, 1915
Woodfin Mill Lamar none USGS Georgia list
Woodhouse Meriwether 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864
Woodhull Decatur none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woodland Decatur 1895, 1899
Woodland Talbot 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Woodland Hills Walker none USGS Georgia list
Woodlands Bartow 1864, 1865
Woodlawn Habersham none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woodlawn Lincoln none on current map
Woodlawn, Wood Lawn Murray 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b Wood Lawn in 1863, 1864 and 1865, Woodlawn in 1883 and 1885, also called Summerhours on 1865 map
Woodlawn Richmond none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woodlawn Terrace Chatham none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woodley's Store Elbert none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-57
Woodruff Walton 1899, 1910, 1915
Woods Houston 1915
Wood's Mill Heard none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woods Station Catoosa 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b,1899, 1915 called Wood Station on 1915 map
Wood's Station Walker none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-57
Wood's Store Coweta none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-57
Woodstock Cherokee 1839, 1855, 1863,1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Woodstock Floyd none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woodstock (District) Oglethorpe 1894
Woodstock Polk 1915
Woodstock Mills Appling none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woodstock Mills Charlton 1855, 1863
Woodstown Henry 1899, 1915
Woodsville Camden none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woodville Baldwin 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874
Woodville Chatham none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woodville Greene 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Woodward Fulton 1899, 1904, 1915
Wool Factory Jackson 1864
Woolen Factory Jones 1864, 1865
Wooley's, Wooleys Bartow (formerly Cass County until 1861) 1864, 1895, 1899 Wooley's in 1864 and 1899, Wooleys in 1895
Wooleys Ford Hall 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915
Woolfolk Chattahoochee 1863, 1864, 1865
Woolleys Ford Forsyth none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.159
Woolsey Fayette 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b on current map
Wooster Meriwether 1899, 1915, 1999
Wooten, Wootons, Wottens Lee 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874 Wooten in 1874, Wootons in 1863 and 1865, Wottens in 1864
Wootons, Wooten, Wottens Lee 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874 Wooten in 1874, Wootons in 1863 and 1865, Wottens in 1864
Wootten's Mill Telfair 1883, 1885b, 1899
Workmore Telfair none USGS Georgia list
Worley Crossroads Cherokee none USGS Georgia list
Wormsloe Chatham none USGS Georgia list
Worner Terrell 1899, 1910, 1915
Worrill Randolph 1904, 1915
Worsham Monroe 1899
Worten Lee none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.160
Worth Worth, Turner 1895 - Worth, 1899 - Worth, 1904 - Worth, 1910 (and thereafter - Turner, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Worthville Butts 1863, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, on 1895 map mislabeled as Northville
Wottens, Wootons, Wooten Lee 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874 Wooten in 1874, Wootons in 1863 and 1865, Wottens in 1864
Wray Irwin 1915,1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wrayswood Greene 1899, 1915, 1955
Wrens Jefferson 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wright Wilcox, Ben Hill 1904 - Wilcox, 1910 - Ben Hill, 1915 - Ben Hill
Wright Houston 1915
Wright Mill Fannin none USGS Georgia list
Wrights Terrell none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.160
Wright's Bridge Butts none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-57
Wrights I. Glynn 1834, 1846
Wrightsboro Columbia, McDuffie 1822 - Columbia, 1823 - Columbia, 1830 - Columbia, 1834 - Columbia, 1839 - Columbia,1846 - Columbia, 1855 - Columbia, 1863 - Columbia, 1864 - Columbia, 1865 - Columbia, 1883 - McDuffie, 1885 - McDuffie, 1885b - McDuffie, 1899 - McDuffie, 1915 - McDuffie
Wrightsville Jackson none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-57
Wrightsville Johnson 1863, 1864, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Johnson County
Wriley Wilkinson 1970a,1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Wyatts Chattooga 1915
Wych Elbert 1895, 1899
Wye Pike none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.160
Wylly Laurens 1883, 1885b, 1910, 1915
Wyna Talbot 1899, 1915
Wynn's Mills Henry 1883, 1885b
Wynnton Muscogee none Sherwood, A Gazetteer of Georgia, p. 101
Wyvern Bartow (formerly Cass County until 1861) 1915, 1955

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