Georgia Place Names - Polk County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information



Akes 1915, 1955 also called Berry P.O. on 1915 map
Antioch none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.6
Aragon 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Benedict none USGS Georgia list
Berry 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915 also called Akes on 1915 map
Brewers none USGS Georgia list
Briscoe none USGS Georgia list
Broom 1883, 1885b
Browning none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.20
Camp Ground 1865
Caseyville none USGS Georgia list
Cedar Valley 1863, 1864, 1865
Cedartown 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Polk County, called Cedar Town on 1855, 1863 and 1864 maps
Chubbtown 1899
Davittes 1895, 1899, 1915
Deatons 1915
Divide 1915
Don 1895, 1899
Esom Hill 1855, 1863, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Etna 1855, 1865, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1999 called Etna Furnace on 1885b map
Fearing none USGS Georgia list
Featheraton 1915
Female School 1864
Fish 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1955 also called Fish Cr. Sta. on 1899 map
Fort Cedartown none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.81
Friendship none USGS Georgia list
Fullwoods Mineral Springs, Fullwood Sprs., Fullwood 1865, 1899, 1915 Fullwood Mineral Springs in 1865, Fullwood Sprs in 1899, Fullwood in 1915
Germantown 1885
Goddards none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.60
Grady 1895, 1899, 1915, 1955
Greenway none USGS Georgia list
Hamlet 1895, 1899, 1904
Hamptons Camp Ground none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.65
Hematite 1915, 1955
Hickman, Hickman Jc., Hickmans 1895, 1899, 1915 Hickman in 1895, Hickman Jc. in 1899, Hickmans in 1915
Iron Stab none USGS Georgia list
Isbells none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.76
Kirk 1910, 1915
Lake, Lake Creek 1855, 1863, 1865, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map as Lake, also called Lake Sta. on 1899 map
Lake Ravenel none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.82
Lambs none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.82
Lapsley 1910
Lime Branch 1883, 1885b
Lineys Store none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.86
Long, Longs 1895, 1915
Male Academy 1864
Mount Vernon 1865
Mountain House none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-36
Ore Bank none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.109
Oremont 1904, 1915, 1955
Oreville none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-39
Pasco 1910 called Posco on 1899, 1904 and 1915 maps, Long in 1915, Longs in 1895
Pineville 1895
Portland 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Posco 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915 called Pasco on 1910 map
Prior, Priors, Prior's Sta. 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map as Prior, Prior's Sta. in 1883 and 1885b, Priors in 1885, 1895, 1899, 1904 and 1915, Prior in 1955 and 1970
Pumkin Pile 1865
Ravenel none USGS Georgia list
Red Land none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.122
Red Ore 1895, 1899
Rockmart, Rock Mart 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955,1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map as Rockmart, called Rock Mart on 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915 and 1955 maps
Seney 1895, 1899, 1904,1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Shades 1899
Snidersville none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.136
Taylorsville none USGS Georgia list
Tilly none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.145
Treat none USGS Georgia list
Van Wert 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Waddell's none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.151
Walthrall 1899, 1910, 1915
Waterloo none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.153
Winkles 1899
Woodstock 1915
Yellow Stone 1865
Youngs 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955

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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