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History of Gordon County, Georgia

Lulie Pitts

History of Gordon County, Georgia

by Lulie Pitts

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Published by Press of the Calhoun Times in Calhoun, Ga .
Written in English

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  • Gordon County (Ga.)
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    • Gordon County (Ga.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lulie Pitts.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF292.G6 P5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 480 p.
      Number of Pages480
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6315917M
      LC Control Number35000643
      OCLC/WorldCa1894313

      Gordon County, Georgia Census Transcriptions (Source: Genealogy Trails History Group) United States Census (Slave Schedule), Gordon County (Source: FamilySearch). History, adventure, arts and shopping abound in Calhoun-Gordon County. Step back in time as you walk in the footsteps of Civil War soldiers and Cherokee Indians. Paddle the rivers and lakes, hike or bike the scenic nature trails, and tour one of our local farms. Enjoy acclaimed entertainment and marvel at the artistry of The ROCK Garden. Shop the sales at Calhoun Outlet Marketplace and find.

      From the arrival of the first settlers in , Polk County has seen a colorful parade of individuals. The Cherokee Indian Chief Collard, the Polk County Avenger, and the Iron King of the South are just a few of the people who have left their mark on the area. For the first time, many eventful stories about such individuals have been assembled and illustrated in the fascinating visual history. Gordon County, Georgia Gordon County Education, Geography, and History. Gordon County is a county located in the state of Georgia. Based on the census, the population Gordon County was created on Febru The county seat is Calhoun. The county is named in honor of William Washington Gordon (), first president of the Central of Georgia Railroad.

      Gordon County's original boundaries were changed many times between and , during which time the legislature transferred portions of Cass (Bartow), Floyd, Murray, Pickens, and Walker counties to Gordon County, while transferring land from Gordon to Floyd and Murray counties. Georgia's 94th county was named for William Washington. A long out-of-print book filled with stories about the people who made Gordon County, their businesses and many little known facts about this county and its people. It is truly a refreshing history covering the period from


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History of Gordon County, Georgia by Lulie Pitts Download PDF EPUB FB2

Despite its stirring history and the many triumphant undertakings of its citizens, Gordon, like most other Georgia counties, had no adequate written history where reliable information concerning the past could be found. The engaging,story of Gordon County which Miss.

Gordon County’s original boundaries were changed numerous times between and during which time the Georgia legislature transferred portions of Cass (later Bartow), Floyd, Murray, Pickens, and Walker counties to Gordon County while transferring land from Gordon to Floyd and Murray counties.

Gordon County is rich in history – experience it firsthand. attractions. Cycling. Gordon County has scenic trails for leisurely bike rides or intermediate trails to challenge yourself.

Good beginner trails can be found at the Calhoun Recreation Center and Salacoa Creek Park. Calhoun, Georgia. • Mon – Thu. History Of Gordon County Georgia Paperback – Ap by Lulie Pitts (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from /5(2). Gordon County was Incorporated in and was formed from Cass, Bartow and Murray Counties. Calhoun is the county seat, and was Inc. in Gordon named for William Washington Gordon, the first president of the Georgia Central Railroad; father of Juliette Gordon Low, the founder of the Girl Scouts of America, and the first Georgian to graduate from West Point Military Academy.

Print book: Biography: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Gordon County (Ga.) -- History. Georgia -. Gordon County was created on Febru by an act of the Georgia General Assembly. The new county was formed from portions of Cass (later renamed Bartow) and Floyd counties.

All lands that would become Gordon County were originally occupied by the Cherokee Indians -- and, in fact, Georgia book area was home of New Echota, capital of the Cherokee.

The Wilkinson County Historical Society has completed a new book entitled The Cemeteries of Wilkinson County, Georgia. Copies are available in the office of the Wilkinson County Clerk of Superior Court or from the Historical Society. The book contains pages of history of Wilkinson County.

Bartow County, Georgia heritage book. Cartersville, Ga: The Society. (page 12 - 8th Battalion Companies A and B from Bartow, Gordon, and Floyd counties) FHL Collection Other Libraries; Bell, Burton J., and Lulie Pitts.

Bicentennial history of Gordon County, Georgia. Calhoun, Ga: Gordon County Historical Society. (page ) Georgia Marriages, (includes Gordon County ) Ancestry. Georgia Marriages, Ancestry. Georgia, Compiled Marriages, Ancestry.

Gordon Co., Ga. marriages Family History Library Gordon County, Georgia, marriage book A. 3 Ailey Baptist Church, Montgomery County C A Brief Historical Sketch of the Ailey Baptist Church (); BXA47 Airline Baptist Church, Hall County C Reel CB,[GDAH] Reel CB, [GDAH] Reel CB, ; WMS, ; CB, [GDAH] Albany First Baptist Church, Dougherty County.

History. Gordon was founded as a depot on the Central of Georgia Railway. The city was named after William Washington Gordon, a railroad official. Geography. Gordon is located at (, According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of square miles (14 km 2), of which square miles (14 km 2) is land and square miles ( km 2) (%) is County: Wilkinson.

The Clerks Authority Georgia Superior Court Clerks' Cooperative Authority. Contact; Login; Display County Index Data Good From/Thru Dates. Enter book and page to be searched.

The book and page entered will be reformatted to match the indexing standards. The book and page entered will be reformatted to match the indexing standards. County News, Aug. 4, Mrs. Mary N. Jones, attended the funeral of Mrs. Barfield which was held in Atlanta Wed.

J Calhoun Times, Dec. 12, Mrs. Lizzie Stone was called to Atlanta last Fri. on account of the death of her sister-in-law, Mrs. Brewer. Gordon County Historical Society Inc, Calhoun, GA.

likes. OAKLEIGH IS AVAILABLE FOR RENT FOR OCCASIONS & TOURS. CALL & LEAVE YOUR NAME & PHONE NO. SOMEONE WILL RETURN YOURCALL & SET 5/5(4). Historical Society. The Gordon County Historical Society maintains Oakleigh, one of the most historic homes in the county, maintains a comprehensive library of records of the county’s history, supports the New Echota Historic Museum, maintains local landmarks such as Peter’s Plantation, Dews Pond, various cemeteries including the Resaca Cemetery, and co-sponsors the annual Battle of Resaca.

History of Gwinnett County, Georgia, (Volume #1) By: James C. Flanigan, Pub.Reprintpages, X. Gwinnett County was created in from Jackson County and lands gained through the cession of Creek Indian : Gordon County, GA Vital Records. Where can find Gordon County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records.

Gordon County vital records can be found at the Georgia Department of Health which has copies for copies of birth and death records since Jancopies of marriage since June 9, to and a Divorce records index since June 9, There is a fee for each copy requ.

Gordon County, Georgia Public Records Directory - Quickly find public record sources in the largest human edited public record directory.

Find property records, vital records, inmate and court records, professional and business licenses, contractor licenses and much more. Built under the supervision of Major J.N. Pease, QM Corps, and engineered by Lockwood-Greene & Co., Camp Gordon was the largest construction project in Atlanta history to that time.

Ready for troop occupancy in just five months, the camp´s 2, acres included 1, buildings with barracks men and corral space for 7, horses and. The Georgia Historical Society has been awarded its tenth consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator, the largest charity evaluator in America, for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency, a distinction that places The Society among an elite 2% of non-profit organizations in America.Get this from a library!

Bicentennial history of Gordon County, Georgia. [Burton J Bell; Lulie Pitts] -- Serving as a gateway between the north and the south, Gordon County has been at the heart of many stirring events through the years.Gordon County shown in red.

History. Gordon County was established in Helpful Articles. Changing Place Names in Genealogy Research. 5 Steps to Discovering More Records. Bordering Counties. Murray County (Georgia) Whitfield County (Georgia) Gilmer County (Georgia) Pickens County (Georgia) Cherokee County (Georgia).