Eton in Murray County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Federal Road
The noted Vann family of the Cherokees maintained a stage stop and stand near this spot.
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 105-6.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1803.
Location. 34° 49.088′ N, 84° 45.877′ W. Marker is in Eton, Georgia, in Murray County. Marker is on Hill Street (U.S. 411) 0.1 miles south Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eton GA 30724, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Murray County (approx. 3.6 miles away); Fort Mountain State Park (approx. 4 miles away); Legends of Fort Mountain (approx. 4 miles away); Mystery Shrouds Fort Mountain (approx. 4.2 miles away); Springplace Mission (approx. 4.9 miles away); Chief Vann House (approx. 5 miles away); John Howard Payne (approx. 5.1 miles away); a different marker also named Old Federal Road (approx. 5.1 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 1, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 847 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on August 1, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.