Cumming in Forsyth County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 058-2.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #07 Andrew Jackson, the Former U.S. Presidents: #08 Martin Van Buren, and the Georgia Historical Society series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is January 31, 1884.
Location. 34° 12.391′ N, 84° 8.369′ W. Marker Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Courthouse Square, Cumming GA 30040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colonel William Cumming (here, next to this marker); Lynching in America / Lynching in Forsyth County (within shouting distance of this marker); Forsyth County Courthouse Cornerstone Removed (within shouting distance of this marker); Forsyth County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Cumming School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cumming Historic Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Federal Road (approx. 5 miles away); Fowler Family Farm (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumming.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 25, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,053 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 25, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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