Georgia Place Names - Lowndes County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Allapaha 1855
Anderson none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-2
Akapilco none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-1
Annie none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.5
Ava 1855
Bandy 1915, 1955
Barfield none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.10
Barretts 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Barrett on 1915 and 1955 maps
Beloteville 1899, 1915
Bemiss 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Berlin none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.13
Blanton 1899, 1904, 1915
Bray none USGS Georgia list
Briggston 1915, 1955
Carters Bridge 1864b, 1865 on border of Lowndes and Clinch County
Cat Creek 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Chapman none USGS Georgia list
Clyattville 1855, 1863, 1864, 1864b, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Darnell none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.38
Dasher 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Dees 1904, 1915
Delmar 1883, 1885b, 1915, 1955
Eddy 1895 called Edy on 1899 and 1904 maps
Edy 1899, 1904 called Eddy on 1895 map
Eskay none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.48
Five Points none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.52
Flat Creek 1855
Franklinville 1830, 1834, 1839
Gornto's none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia, 1764-1900...p.2-22
Grand Bay none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.61
Greens Crossing none USGS Georgia list
Griffin's Mills none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia, 1764-1900...p.2-23
Hahira 1855, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Haines 1883, 1885b
Indianola 1904, 1915, 1955
Kinderlou 1904,1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Lake Park 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Little Miami none on current map
Lola 1915
Long Pond 1883, 1885, 1885b
Lowndes C.H. (Court House) none post office moved to Franklinville - Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-32
Lowndesville none name changed to Troupville - Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.140
Mackville 1915
Magnes none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.92
Magnum 1839 name difficult to read on map
Marion none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.93
Mars 1899
Melrose 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955 on current map
Mineola 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955 on current map
Morvca none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.100
Morven 1855
Nankin none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-37
Naylor 1863, 1864, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Oceana none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.107
Ocopilco 1855
Olympia 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Ousley 1874, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Owsley on 1874 map
Owsley 1874 name changed to Ousley
Oxmmor none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.110
Piscola 1855
Poplar Level none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-41
Quillian 1955
Radford's Mills none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-42
Ralls 1899
Remerton 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955 on current map
Rispton 1915, 1955
Seaford none USGS Georgia list
Sharpes none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.132
Shiloh none USGS Georgia list
Sims 1895, 1899
Springs, The none Sherwood, The Gazetteer of Georgia, p. 91
Stella 1883, 1885b
Stephenton none USGS Georgia list
Stricklands none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.140
Tallokas 1855
The Springs none Sherwood, The Gazetteer of Georgia, p. 91
Tillman 1955
Troupville, Troupsville 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1864b, 1865, 1874 Troupville in 1846, 1863 and 1874, Troupsville in 1855, 1864 and 1865
Twin Lakes 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Valdosta 1863, 1864, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Lowndes County
Waldo Sta. 1864b, 1865 probably a derivation of Valdosta
Well's Mills none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-55
West Valdosta none USGS Georgia list
Wisenbaker 1915

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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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