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Evans County Georgia Historical Markers

 
Bellville Marker, looking westward from route Ga 169 image, Click for more information
By Mike Stroud, April 19, 2009
Bellville Marker, looking westward from route Ga 169
Georgia (Evans County), Bellville — 54-1 — Bellville
This town, named for area pioneer Frances Bell Smith, was founded in 1890 on property owned by Pulaski Sikes Smith, John M. Wood, and Benjamin Berrien Brewton in then Tattnall County. Town lots were platted adjacent to the newly laid tracks of the . . . — Map (db m18564) HM
Georgia (Evans County), Claxton — Claxton First United Methodist Church
First organized church in Claxton, Georgia, First Pastor -- Rev. C.S.T. Strickland Charter Members Member`s Name, Date Joined Joseph M. Bradley, May 10, 1893 Mrs. Agnes Bradley Rogers, May 10, 1893 Willis F.M. Edwards, May 10, . . . — Map (db m18500) HM
Georgia (Evans County), Claxton — Dedicated to All Who Served(Evans County Georgia)
[ Emblems:] US Army, USAF US Navy, US Marines ( West face ) Evans Countians Killed in Action World War I 1917-1918 Walter A. Campbell • Robert F. Dregors • Virgil C. Teems • Herchel C. Wood ( . . . — Map (db m19782) WM
Georgia (Evans County), Claxton — 054-1 — Evans County
This County, created by Act of the Legislature Aug. 11, 1914, is named for Gen. Clement A. Evans, soldier, lawyer, minister, statesman & author, who died in 1911. He commanded Gordon`s old division in the last charge of the Army of Northern Virginia . . . — Map (db m18498) HM
Georgia (Evans County), Claxton — 054-2 — Old Sunbury Road<------->
The route intersecting here is the Old Sunbury Road, one of the longest vehicular thoroughfares of the post-Revolutionary Georgia. It was laid out in the early 1790’s from Greensboro via today’s Sparta, Swainsboro and Taylor’s Creek to the town of . . . — Map (db m54091) HM
Georgia (Evans County), Daisy — Daisy United Methodist Church
1889- Sunday School and cottage prayer meetings begun 1890- Church organized and admitted to Annual Conference; George Strickland elected steward; Service held in schoolhouse 1894- Services held in Presbyterian Church 1907- Baptist . . . — Map (db m18520) HM
Georgia (Evans County), Daisy — 054-3 — Old Sunbury Road←——«
The highway leading south is a remnant of the Old Sunbury Road, one of the leading vehicular thoroughfares of post-Revolutionary Georgia. It was laid out in the early 1790`s from Greensboro via Sparta and Swainsboro to the Town of Sunbury, . . . — Map (db m18621) HM

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