Georgia Place Names - Murray County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Adair 1904, 1915
Alaculsy 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904
Amzi 1899, 1910, 1915
Ball Ground, Ball Ground District none Ball Ground - USGS Georgia list, Ball Ground District - Goff, Placenames of Georgia, p. 56
Bloodtown none USGS Georgia list
Cahurtah Springs 1863
Carters 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Cedar Ridge 1864, 1865
Center Valley none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.26
Chaseville none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.28
Chatsworth 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Murray County
Cisco 1883, 1885b, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Cohutta Springs 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915 called Cohuttah Springs before 1885, Cohutta Springs thereafter, on 1855 and 1864 maps there are two separate places called Cohuttah Springs
Coniston 1915, 1955
Connesauga none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.33
Coosawattee 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865 separate place from Coosawatte Old Town
Coosawattee Old Town 1855, 1864, 1865 separate place from Coosawattee, called Old Town in 1865
Crandall 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Cross Plains none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-13
Dennis 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915
Doogan 1899, 1915, 1955
Dunn 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904
Enoch 1915
Eton 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Factory 1864
Fairy 1915, 1955
Fancy Hill none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.51
Fashion 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915
Fort Mountain 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1970a, 1970, 2001, 2001b on current map
Grassy Mountain 1915, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Gregory 1910, 1915, 1999
Harris Cros Roads none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.66
Hassler Mill 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915 called Hassler Mills on 1883 and 1885 maps
Holley 1999
Holly, Holly Creek 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915 on current map as Holley, Holly Creek from 1855-1885, Holly in 1899 and 1915 
Huff none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-26
Hughes 1899, 1910, 1915
Industrial City 1999
Iron Works none Sherwood, A Gazetteer of Georgia, p. 100
Loughridge 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899
McNairs 1834, 1846
Mill 1864 separate place from Mills
Mills 1864 separate place from Mill
New Echota 1834, 1839, 1846
North Cohutta none USGS Georgia list
Old Town 1865 called Coosawattee Old Town in 1855 and 1864
Oran 1899, 1910, 1915
Petty 1915
Pleasant Valley 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874
Poinset none name changed to Spring Place - Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.183
Prune 1915
Ramhurst 1915, 1955,1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Ramsey  1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1915
Red Clay 1895
Resaca none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-43
Rock Creek none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.125
Rock Spring 1864, 1865, 1874
Spring Place 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Sugar Valley none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-50
Sumac, Sumach 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b Sumach on 1883, 1885, 1895, 1899 and 1915 maps, Sumac on 1955, 1970 and current maps
Summerhours 1865 also called Wood Lawn
Templegrove 1910, 1915
Tennga 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Tilton none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-52
Trevard's Mills none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.147
Tunnel Hill none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-53
Vann's 1834
Wells 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910
Wicaser 1834, 1846
Wood Lawn, Woodlawn 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b Wood Lawn in 1863, 1864 and 1865, Woodlawn in 1883 and 1885, also called Summerhours on 1865 map

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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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