Georgia Place Names - Clayton County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Army Depot none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.6
Astor 1883, 1885b, 1899 also called Forest Sta. on 1899 map
Aurelia none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-3
Bonanza none USGS Georgia list
Bond none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.17
Chapmans 1864
Cloverdell 1915
Conley 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b
Coxs Crossing none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.35
Dorsey 1915
Ellenwood 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Fall Creek none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-18
Forest Park 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Forest Sta. on 1883 and 1885 maps, Forest on 1895 map
Fort Gillem none Rootsweb site of Georgia Forts
Hastings 1955
Hillyer 1915
Irondale none USGS Georgia list
Jonesboro 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Clayton County, called Jonesborough on 1883 and 1885b maps
Lake City 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Lake Tara none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.130
Littleville 1899
Live Oak Gardens 1955
Lovejoy 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, was in Henry County on 1874 map, called Lovejoys on 1863, 1865 and 1915 maps, Love Joys on 1864 map, called Lovejoys Sta. on 1883, 1885, 1895, and 1904 maps
Maxwellton 1915
Moore's Mill 1895
Morrow 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955,1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Morrow's Sta. on 1885b map
Mountain View 1955
Mundy's Mill none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.158
North Clayton none USGS Georgia list
Orrs 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Rex 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Riverdale 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Rough & Ready 1863, 1864, 1865
Selina 1895, 1899 name changed to Selma on 1955 map
Selma 1955 called Selina on 1895 map
Thames 1915
Vaudelt none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.150

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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