Georgia Place Names - Newton County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Alcovy 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955
Almon 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Bob Lee none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.16
Brick Store none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.25
Carmel Jc. 1895
Carrolls none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.24
Cedar Shoal 1864, 1865, 1874
Conyers 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865
Cora 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1955
Covington 1822, 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 Newton County
Covington Junction none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.35
Covinton Mills 1955
Cross Roads none name changed to Sheffield - Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-13
Curtis none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.37
Dialtown none USGS Georgia list
Dixie none USGS Georgia list
Emory College 1864
Ewell 1899
Hatfields Mills none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.67
Hayes none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.67
Hayston 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955
Hazelbrand 1899, 1915
High Point none USGS Georgia list
Hub Junction, Hubjunction none USGS Georgia list (Hub Junction) Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.114 (Hubjunction)
Kings, King 1899, 1915 Kings in 1899, King in 1915
Leakesville 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863 called Leakton on 1910 and 1915 maps
Leakton 1910, 1915 called Leakesville on 1839 and 1863 maps
Leguin 1915
Lindley(s) none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-31
Longwood 1864
Mansfield 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Middle Ridge none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.96
Mount Pleasant 1839, 1864, 1865
New Berlin none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.161
Newbarns 1839 name changed to Newborn
Newborn 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Newbarns on 1839 map
Newton Factory 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915
Oak Hill, Oakhill 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Oakhill on 1839 and 1863 maps
Oxford 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Pace 1899, 1915, 1955
Porterdale 1899, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Rockdale 1839, 1846
Rocky Plains 1863, 1865
Sheffield 1839, 1846, 1855, 1864, 1865
Shoal Creek none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.209
Snapping Shoals 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1952, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Starrsville, Starrs 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Starrs on 1863 map
Steadman none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.216
Stewart 1895, 1899, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Watters none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Webbs 1839
Webb V. (Webbville) 1855, 1864
White's Factory none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Winton 1899
Yellow River 1883, 1885b
Zachrys Sto. 1839

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