Georgia Place Names - Hancock County


Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Alford's Store none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-1
Altimera 1863
Arnold 1864, 1865
Audaston none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.8
Beaver 1864
Belvidere 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b
Ben Butts 1865
Ben Lomond 1865
Big Spring 1864, 1865, 1885
Buckhead none USGS Georgia list
Bulah none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.21
Camp Ground 1864
Carlyle 1904, 1915
Carrs, Carr's Sta. 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955 called Carr's Sta. on 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904 and 1910 maps
Cawthon 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1910
Chestnut Grove 1864, 1865
Coleman 1915
Conkling none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.33
Cornucopia 1864, 1865
Culver 1864, 1865 name changed to Culverton by 1883
Culverton 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Culver on 1864 and 1865 maps
Culverton Station none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.36
Devereaux 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map, called Devereaux Store on 1839 map, Devereaux Sta. on 1883 and 1885 maps
Energy 1915
Eureka none USGS Georgia list
Factory 1864
Fairplay 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b
Farmers Academy 1864, 1865
Fort Twiggs none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.86
Friendship none USGS Georgia list
Gladdensville none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia, 1764-1900...p.2-21
Glenford 1910, 1915, 1955 called Glen Ford on 1915 map
Gonder 1864, 1865
Granite Hill 1915, 1955
Grimes 1864
Halls Cross Roads 1864, 1865
Hancock none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.65
Harpertown none USGS Georgia list
Holly Home 1864, 1865
Horeb 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885
Howell Grove none USGS Georgia list
Island Creek 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865
Jewells, Jewell's Mill 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1915, 1999 called Jewell's Mill on 1999 map, on cuuretn Warren County map as Jewell
Latimores Mills 1864
Lewisianna 1864, 1865
Linton 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Longs Bridge 1839, 1863, 1874
Mauda 1883, 1885b
Mayfield 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Mill 1864
Montour Village none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.154
Mound Farm 1864
Mt. Gilliard 1885
Mt. Zion 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874
Northen 1899, 1915
Oakland 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b
Parkers Mill none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.111
Parsons Mill none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.112
Patsy none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-39
Pine Ridge 1864, 1865
Powelton 1822, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Pride 1899, 1915
Resaca 1864
Richardsonville none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-44
Rock Landing, Rocky Landing none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-44
Rock Mills 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865 called Rock Mills Factory in 1865
Rosser Dale 1864
Rudisels Mill none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.127
Sanders 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b
Sandford's Store, Sanford's Store, Sanford & Lumsdon's Store none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-46
Sandy Run none USGS Georgia list
Sasnett 1864, 1865
Sheba 1910, 1915
Shoulder 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1904, 1910
Smithfield none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.135
Snow Hill none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-48
Sparta 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 Hancock County
Springfield none USGS Georgia list
Standfast 1839
Standford 1863
Sunshine none USGS Georgia list
Sylvan Hill 1864, 1865
Villa School 1864, 1865
Villana 1864, 1865
Warrens M. 1839
Whaley 1864, 1865, 1910, 1915
Wilsons 1895, 1899
Winfield none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158
Zebulon none USGS Georgia list

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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