Pearson in Atkinson County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
After 1820, settlers from North and South Carolina, Tennessee and middle Georgia homesteaded on and along the trail.
0.5 mile from here on Kinnaird Trail is Salem Church established about 1890. It has been prominent in the religious and educational life of the community.
Erected 1992 by State of Georgia. (Marker Number 002-2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 12.049′ N, 82° 54.912′ W. Marker is in Pearson, Georgia, in Atkinson County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 221 and Kinnaird Trail (County Road 29), on the right when traveling south on U.S. 221. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pearson GA 31642, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Salem Church (approx. half a mile away); Guest Mill Pond Guest Mill Pond (approx. 4.1 miles away); Bethany Baptist Church (approx. 6.5 miles away); Atkinson Court House (approx. 7.5 miles away); Minnie F. Corbitt Memorial Museum (approx. 7.7 miles away); First Court in Clinch County (approx. 11.7 miles away); Fender Cemetery (approx. 12.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pearson.
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