Georgia Place Names - Whitfield County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Axoka none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-3
Anderson none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-2
Barnett's  1885
Beaverdale 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Benderburg none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-5
Buzzards Roost 1865
Callaway Mill none USGS Georgia list
Carbondale 1895, 1904, 1915, 1955
Carbondale Sta. 1899 also called Cove City
Cedar Ridge 1863, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Cedar Valley none USGS Georgia list
Chet none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-11
Cohutta 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Council Ground 1864
Cove City 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899 also called Carbondale Sta. on 1899 map
Cross Plains none name changed to Dalton - Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.56
Crow 1899, 1915
Crown Cotton Mill none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.36
Cuba none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-13
Dalton 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Whitfield County
Dawnville 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915, 1999
Edgar 1899
Effie 1915
Fillmore 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915
Five Springs none USGS Georgia list
Gordon Springs, Gordons 1863, 1864, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915 Gordons in 1863 and 1864, Gordon Springs in 1883, 1885, 1899 and 1915
Grass Plaths 1863
Green Woods none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.63
Hassler Mill 1955
Holly Creek 1855 by 1863 in Murray County
Hopewell 1910, 1915
Hughes 1883, 1885b by 1899 in Murray County
Keiths Mill none USGS Georgia list
Kermit 1910, 1915
Lankbarrett none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-30
McCutchen 1915
Medicinal Sp. 1864
Mill Creek 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Mills 1899, 1910, 1915
Mount Vernon, Mt. Vernon 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Nance Springs none USGS Georgia list
Neals Store none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.103
Norton 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Oxford Mills none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.110
Phelps 1895, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Plainview none USGS Georgia list
Pleasant Grove none USGS Georgia list
Pratersville 1955
Rankin 1910, 1915
Red Clay, Red Gap 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map, Red Gap in 1863, Red Clay on all others
Red Hill 1855, 1863, 1864
Rocky Face 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Rural Vale 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915
Sapp 1915
Slackville none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.135
Smiths Siding none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.135
Spriggs none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.137
Starks 1885
State Line none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.138
Tilton 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Todd's Mills none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.146
Toonnerville none USGS Georgia list
Trickum 1865, 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1915
Tripoli none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.147
Tunnel Hill 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Union Point none USGS Georgia list
Upper Kings Bridge none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.149
Varnell, Varnells, Varnell's Sta. 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map as Varnell, Varnells in 1864 and 1874, Varnell's Sta. in 1865, 1883, 1885, 1895, 1899, 1904, and 1915, Varnell in 1955 and 1970
Waring 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Warmank's Mills none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.152
White Cut 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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