Georgia Place Names - Henry County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Anvil Block 1883, 1885b
Babb 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915
Bear Cr. 1839
Beersheba 1899
Blacksville 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Brown 1899
C.H. (for Court House) 1822
Cabin 1865 called Tuckers Cabin on 1839 and 1864 maps
Childs 1910, 1915
Conley 1883, 1885b
Cotton River 1839
Court H. 1823
Double Cabins 1839
Dutchtown none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.67
Factory 1864
Fay 1899, 1910, 1915
Fayette Sta., Fayette 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865 Fayette Sta. in 1855 and 1863, Fayette in 1864 and 1865
Flat Rock 1839, 1846, 1864, 1865
Flippen 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Foresterville none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-20
Fosterville 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865
Friskey 1899
Ghentsville none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.59
Greenwood 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Guess 1883, 1885b
Guin none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.64
Hampton 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Harveys Mills none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.67
Henry C.H. (Court House) none name changed to McDonough - Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-25
Hickory Grove none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-25
Island Shoals none USGS Georgia list
Julia 1899, 1915
Kelleytown 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Kellytown on 1955 map
Knob 1899, 1915
Lake Talmadge none USGS Georgia list
Lallande none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-29
Lilah 1899
Locust Grove 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Lovejoys 1874
Luella 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Luz 1915
Mahaers Quarry none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.92
Mahers none USGS Georgia list
Mayday 1899
McDonough 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Henry County
Mount Carmel 1865
Nydia 1915
Ola 1899, 1915, 1955, 1999
Peach Stone Shoals, Peach Stone 1883, 1885b, 1899 Peach Stone Shoals in 1883 and 1885, Peach Stone in 1899
Peaks none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-40
Peeksville 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Pinehurst none USGS Georgia list
Pittsburg 1865
Pleasant Grove 1839, 1846
Pleasant Hill none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-41
Rape 1899, 1915
Rex 1883, 1885b on current Clayton County map
Richardson 1915
Sandy Ridge 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Scarbrough Cross Roads none USGS Georgia list
Spencer's Store none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-48
Spring none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.137
Stockbridge 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Strickland none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.140
Summit none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.141
Swan Lake none USGS Georgia list
Tax none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.143
Towalaga 1915
Tuckers Cabin 1839, 1864 called Cabin on 1865 map
Tunis 1899, 1910, 1915
Tussaha 1915
Wano 1883, 1885b
White House 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b called Whitehouse on later maps
Whitehouse 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map, called White House on maps before 1899
Willingham none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Woodstown 1899, 1915
Wynn's Mills 1883, 1885b

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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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