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.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
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 ( Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pearson GA 31642, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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 (approx. 4.1 miles away); a different marker also named Guest Mill Pond (approx. 4.1 miles away); Bethany Baptist Church (approx. 6˝ miles away); Atkinson Court House (approx. 7˝ 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pearson.
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