Georgia Place Names - Clinch County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Argyle 1874, 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Balloon 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Calhoun 1899
Carters Bridge 1864b, 1865 on border of Clinch and Lowndes County
Clinch 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Clinch Haven 1899 separate place from Clinch
Coastine 1910, 1915, 1955
Cogdell 1915, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Colon 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Council 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Cows Creek, Cow Creek 1863, 1865 Cows Creek in 1863, Cow Cr. in 1865
Cutting 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Dame's Mills 1895
Dana 1910, 1915
Dickerson 1915
Driver's Hill none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-16
Du Pont 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b sometime called Dupont or DuPont, on current map as Du Pont
Dupont Jc. 1915 was simply called Junction on 1883 and 1910 maps
Duvetom none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.44
Edith 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Eightmile Still none USGS Georgia list
Ernest none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.48
Ewing 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Fargo 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952,1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Fayes 1915
Fivemile Still none USGS Georgia list
Forrest 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899 sometime called Forest, named eventually changed to Withers
Fort Dearborn none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.82
Fort Gilmer 1855
Fort Tattnall none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.86
Frye, Fryes none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.57
Gillican none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.59
Greenwood Forest none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.63
Griffis 1855, 1864, 1865, 1885, 1885b
Gruner none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.63
Guestville none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.64
Harley 1915
Headlight 1904, 1915, 1955
Hinson 1915
Hog Creek none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.71
Homerville 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Clinch County, called Homersville on 1863, 1864 and 1865 maps
Huey none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.73
Humphreys 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1910 called Humphrey on 1883 and 1885 maps
Hybert 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910
Intal none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.75
Jack's Ford 1863 sat on the border of Clinch and Echols
Jamestown none USGS Georgia list
Junction 1883, 1885b, 1910 by 1915 was called Dupont Jc.
Kineva none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.81
Kiney 1915
Lawton 1863, 1874
Levere 1855
Lyken 1910, 1915
Magnolia 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b
May none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.94
Midway none USGS Georgia list
Mexico 1915
Mud Creek Mills 1883, 1885b
New Sirmans none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.103
Newgrade none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.103
Number Eleven none name changed to Homerville - Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.165
Okefenokee 1883
Poletree none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.117
Polk none name changed to Magnolia - Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.183
Ratio 1904, 1910, 1915
Reppard's Mill 1883, 1885b
Retreat 1895, 1899
Rock Bluff none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-44
Rose Lawn none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.126
Sandy Bottom 1915
Saussy none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.130
Sirmans 1899, 1910, 1915, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Stockton 1864, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915
Suwanoochee none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.142
Thelma 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955,1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Thigpen 1899, 1910
Tomlinson 1863, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1910, 1915
Travisville 1899, 1904, 1915
Troublesome none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.147
Vogel none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.151
Waterloo none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Williamsburg none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.258
Wiregrass 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Withers 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

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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