Griffin in Spalding County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Founding of Griffin
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 126-9.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 8, 1840.
Location. 33° 15.007′ N, 84° 16.071′ W. Marker is in Griffin, Georgia, in Spalding County. Marker Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Griffin GA 30223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Founding of Griffin (approx. ¼ mile away); Lewis Lawrence Griffin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Spalding County (approx. 0.4 miles away); The City of Griffin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rotary International (approx. half a mile away); The Orphan Brigade (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Spalding County (approx. 0.9 miles away); Georgia Militia at Griffin (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Griffin.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 16, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 937 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 16, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.