Georgia Place Names - Monroe County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Bacon 1915
Bamah 1899
Bankston 1865
Bayonet none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-4
Berner 1915, 1955, 1999
Bethel 1865
Blount 1899, 1915, 1955, 1999
Bolingbroke 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Boxankle none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.24
Brent 1899, 1915, 1955, 1999 on current map
Brighton Mills none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.19
Brownsville 1839, 1846
Bum 1885
C. Sta. 1915
Cabaniss 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955
Chappel 1899, 1915
Coggins 1865 likely mislabeled, called Goggins or Gogginsville on all other maps
Colaparchee 1865
Collier, Colliers 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955 on current map as Collier, also called Collier on 1885b map
Crawfords 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874
Culloden 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Culloden Station none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.36
Dames Ferry 1895, 1899, 1915, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Dillard 1883, 1885b
Dolly none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-15
Dyas 1910, 1915
Ebenezer 1865 two separate places called Ebenezer on 1865 map
Flora 1899, 1910, 1915
Forsyth 1823, 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Monroe County
Forsyth Academy none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-20
Fort Lawrence 1822 possibly in Indian territory across the Flint River
Fort Romulos none Rootsweb site of Georgia Forts
Fosters Mill 1864
Frankville none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-20
Gogaines 1855, 1863 name changed to Goggins or Gogginsville
Goggins 1864, 1865, 1885, 1895, 1915 sometime called Gogginsville, likely mislabeled as Coggins on 1865 map
Gogginsville 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904 sometime called Goggins, also called Gogginsville Sta. on 1899 map
Gulletsville 1839, 1864
Higgins 1895, 1899, 1915
High Falls 1864, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Hodge's Mills none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.70
Holly Grove 1839
Horne 1899, 1910, 1915
Hunt's none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-26
Iceberg none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.116
John 1915
Johnstonville 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1899, 1910, 1915
Juliette 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Keem none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.79
Lamont 1899, 1915
Level 1883, 1885b
Manila 1915
Maynard 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899
Maysville none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.148
Milford 1839
Mims 1899
Montgomery CH (Court House) none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-35
Montpelier 1863, 1864, 1865
Mount Pleasant none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.101
Mount York 1865
New Market 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Ocmulgee 1885b
Paran 1895, 1899 called Prontos Sta. on 1885 map
Parker none USGS Georgia list
Patillo 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915
Percale 1999
Pittman's none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-41
Pittsburg none Sherwood, A Gazetteer of Georgia, p. 98
Pope none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.117
Popes Ferry 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map, also called Popes Sta. on 1899 map
Pothill none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.118
Prattsville 1863, 1864, 1865
Proctors Store 1865
Prontors Sta. 1885 called Paran on 1895 map
Russellville 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1999
Ryals none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-45
Smarr, Smarrs, Smarr's Sta. 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map as Smarr
Socrates 1915
Spring Hill 1839, 1864
Stallings Store 1839
Strouds 1895, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1999
Summerfield 1885, 1895, 1904
Unionville 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Venture 1910, 1915
Willson's Bridge none Sherwood, A Gazetteer of Georgia, p. 98
Worsham 1899
Zellner 1915

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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