Georgia Place Names - Wilkes County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Adasburg 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915
Aonia 1855, 1863, 1864, 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1955, 1999
Armstrong 1904, 1915
Bessie 1895, 1899, 1915
Beulah none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.14
Boliver none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.17
Bookersville 1864, 1865, 1885
Broad 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915
Caldwell none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.23
Celeste 1915, 1955
Centreville, Centerville 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b Centreville in 1839, 1846, 1864, 1865, 1883 and 1885, Centerville in 1855 and 1863
Chatfield 1904, 1915
Cohentown none USGS Georgia list
Danburg, Danbury, Danville 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map as Danburg, Danville in 1846, Danbury in 1839, 1855 and 1863, Danburg on all later maps
Delhi none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.62
Dyson 1899, 1910, 1915
Ficklin 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1955 called Ticklen in 1864, Ficklen in 1865
Floral Hill 1915, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Fort Heard none Rootsweb site of Georgia Forts
Fort Washington none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.87
Hards Ft., Hurds Ft. 1864, 1865, 1885 Hurds Ft. in 1864 and 1865, hards Ft. in 1885
Hutton's Fort none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-27
Hyde 1899, 1910, 1915
Jacksons Cross Roads 1839
Kendall Gold Mine none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.80
Latimer none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.83
Laura none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.83
Lina 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915
Linesville none USGS Georgia list
Little River 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955
Loudberg, Lundberg 1915, 1955 Loudberg in 1915, Lundberg in 1955
Mallory's Store none name changed to Mallorysville - Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-32
Mallorysville 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1955
Metasville 1899, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Min. Spr. 1865
New Town none USGS Georgia list
Normal 1915
Norman none USGS Georgia list
Oak Grove none USGS Georgia list
Ophelia 1899, 1915, 1955
Passie 1899
Peerman none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.113
Pistol, Pistol Cr., Pistol Gr. 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915 Pistol in 1883, 1895, 1899, 1910, and 1915, Pistol Gr. in 1885, Pistol Cr. in 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865 and 1874
Possie none USGS Georgia list
Prather 1999
Rayle 1899, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Raytown 1839
Rehoboth 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865
Sandtown 1999
Sandy Hill none USGS Georgia list
Savoy 1915
Sisson 1910, 1915
Stony Point, Stoney Point 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1885 Stony Point in 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865 and 1885, Stoney Point in 1839
Thaxton 1915
Ticklen 1864 called Ficklen or Ficklin on later maps
Tignall 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Triplett 1895, 1899, 1915
Tyrone 1839, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1885, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1999 called Tycone on 1864 map
Washington 1796, 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 Wilkes County
Williamson 1823

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Stephens Stewart Sumter Talbot Taliaferro Tattnall Taylor Telfair
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