Georgia Place Names - Atkinson County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Axson 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, community was first called MacDonald's Mill, but a local politician had differences with the mill owner, so he had the name changed. President Woodrow Wilson selected the name Axson - in honor of his wife (and Georgia native) Ellen Louise Axson
Balloon none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.9
Dand none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.38
Gracys Station none USGS Georgia list
Grays Mill none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.62
Henderson Still none USGS Georgia list
Kirkland 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, previously in Coffee County
Leliaton none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.84
Lowthers Still none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.89
Mora 1955
OBerry 1955 previously in Coffee County
Pearson 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Atkinson County, previously in Coffee County
Pinebloom none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.115
Saye 1955
Shaws Still none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.133
Spring Head none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.137
Stewart none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.139
Towanda 1955 previously in Coffee County
Willacoochee 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, previously in Cofee County 

Other Georgia Counties

Appling Atkinson Bacon Baker Baldwin Banks Barrow Bartow
Ben Hill Berrien Bibb Bleckley Brantley Brooks Bryan Bulloch
Burke Butts Calhoun Camden Campbell Candler Carroll Catoosa
Charlton Chatham Chattahoochee Chattooga Cherokee Clarke Clay Clayton
Clinch Cobb Coffee Colquitt Columbia Cook Coweta Crawford
Crisp Dade Dawson Decatur DeKalb Dodge Dooly Dougherty
Douglas Early Echols Effingham Elbert Emanuel Evans Fannin
Fayette Floyd Forsyth Franklin Fulton Gilmer Glascock Glynn
Gordon Grady Greene Gwinnett Habersham Hall Hancock Haralson
Harris Hart Heard Henry Houston Irwin Jackson Jasper
Jeff Davis Jefferson Jenkins Johnson Jones Lamar Lanier Laurens
Lee Liberty Lincoln Long Lowndes Lumpkin Macon Madison
Marion McDuffie McIntosh Meriwether Miller Milton Mitchell Monroe
Montgomery Morgan Murray Muscogee Newton Oconee Oglethorpe Paulding
Peach Pickens Pierce Pike Polk Pulaski Putnam Quitman
Rabun Randolph Richmond Rockdale Schley Screven Seminole Spalding
Stephens Stewart Sumter Talbot Taliaferro Tattnall Taylor Telfair
Terrell Thomas Tift Toombs Towns Treutlen Troup Turner
Twiggs Union Upson Walker Walton Ware Warren Washington
Wayne Webster Wheeler White Whitfield Wilcox Wilkes Wilkinson
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