Georgia Place Names - Wayne County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Akin 1915, 1955
Anchor none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.5
Atkinson 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Bamboo none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.9
Barclay 1915
Bennets, Bennetts 1863, 1865, 1915, 1955 Bennets in 1863, Bennetts in 1865 and 1955, Bennetts Still in 1915
Brentwood 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Broadhurst 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Buck's Still none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.21
Buffalo none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.21
Burnett none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.22
C.H. (for Court House) 1839, 1865
Carney 1823
Clarks Bluff 1865
Clock 1899
Dale's Mill 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899
Doctortown, Doctor Town 1823, 1834, 1846, 1863, 1864, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map as Doctortown, Doctor Town in 1823, 1834, 1846, 1863, 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899 and 1904, Doctortown in 1874, 1885, 1910, 1915, 1955, and 1970
Drawdy's, Drawdros, Drawdy 1864, 1865, 1915 Drawdy's in 1864, Drawdros in 1865, Drawdy in 1915
Enville 1885b
Fairfield 1915
Fendig 1915
Fonthill 1864
Forest Pond none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.54
Fort Defense none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.82
Fort James 1830
Gardi 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Giles 1910, 1915
Gomez 1915
Grangerville 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map, also called Winslow P.O. in 1915
Hartridge 1883, 1885b
Haslum 1883, 1885, 1885b also called Satilla on 1883 and 1885b maps
Hickox 1904, 1910, 1915
Hookerville none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-26
Hoppsville none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.72
Horeb none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-26
Hortense 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
Inez 1910, 1915
Jesup  1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Wayne County
Kings none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.81
Knights 1883, 1885b
K'Ville none USGS Georgia list
Lancaster none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.82
Leake 1910, 1915, 1955
Lee's Cake none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.84
Lower Sansavilla none USGS Georgia list
Lulaton 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915
Madray Springs 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Manningtown 1999 on current map
McKinnon 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Morgan 1915
Mount Pleasant 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Murphy none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.101
Nahunta 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Needmore 1904
Nesbitt 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955
O Neal none USGS Georgia list
Odessa 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955
Odum 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Omar 1915
Pendarvis, Pendarvis Store 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955 called Pendarvis Store in 1855, 1863 and 1865, Pendarvis on all others
Pinholloway none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.181
Prenticeville none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.118
Pye 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Raybon 1915
Reddish 1883, 1885b
Redland 1910, 1915, 1955
Retreat 1864, 1865
Ritch 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Ross 1915, 1955
Saint Saville, St. Saville Bluffs 1823, 1830, 1834, 1846, 1855, 1864, 1865 St. Saville Bluffs in 1834 and 1846, St. Saville on others
Satilla 1874, 1885 on 1885 map there were two separate places called Satilla
Satilla 1883, 1885 also called Haslun on in 1883, on 1885 map there were two separate places called Satilla
Screven 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Sherwood Lodge 1864
Slover 1915, 1955
St. Saville, St. Saville Bluffs 1823, 1830, 1834, 1846, 1855, 1864, 1865 St. Saville Bluffs in 1834 and 1846, St. Saville on others
Sun Hill none USGS Georgia list
Tetlow 1955
Tuckersville 1822, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1846
Waynesville 1834, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915
Whaleys 1915, 1955
Williamsburg none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.259
Winslow P.O. 1915 also called Grangerville

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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