Near Dacula in Gwinnett County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Elisha Winn House
Elisha Winn was born in Lunenburg County, Virginia in 1777. He moved to South Carolina then to Jackson County, Georgia where he served as a justice of the Inferior Court. He also served as justice of the Inferior Court in Gwinnett and as state representative (1830, 1833, 1837) and as state senator in 1826. Winn died on March 4, 1842 and is buried in the old Lawrenceville cemetery.
Erected 1987 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 067-7.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1872.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dacula GA 30019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Dr. William Hinton House (approx. 1˝ miles away); Stone Structures (approx. 1.7 miles away); Old Oak Tree (approx. 1.9 miles away); Little Mulberry Park (approx. 2.1 miles away); Fort Daniel (approx. 2.3 miles away); Hog Mountain Baptist Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Karina Miller Nature Preserve (approx. 2.7 miles away); Gid Tanner and the Skillet Lickers (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dacula.
Regarding Elisha Winn House. The house is now owned by the Gwinnett Historical Society.
Also see . . . Elisha Winn House - Gwinnett Historical Society. (Submitted on March 28, 2013, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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