Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Donalsonville in Seminole County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

City of Donalsonville

 
 
City of Donalsonville Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By David Seibert, August 10, 2003
1. City of Donalsonville Marker
Inscription.  According to a map "Plan of Donalson" dated April 1889, the town was laid out by John Earnest Donalson. On December 8, 1897, a charter, signed by Governor William Yates Atkinson, was granted incorporating the town of Donalsonville. Officers appointed were: Thomas Chason, Mayor; John E. Donalson, W. B. King, S. D. Cherry, R. D. Carr, Aldermen. This charter was amended August 12, 1922 and the name changed to City of Donalsonville.
 
Erected 1980 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the City of Donalsonville.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Political SubdivisionsSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
 
Location. 31° 2.562′ N, 84° 52.966′ W. Marker is in Donalsonville, Georgia, in Seminole County. Marker is on S. Wiley Street, 0 miles south of 1st Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Donalsonville GA 39845, 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. Seminole County (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Seminole County Vietnam War Memorial
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
(about 600 feet away); Korean Conflict "The Forgotten War" (about 600 feet away); Seminole County World War II Memorial (about 600 feet away); Ekanachatte or "Red Ground" (approx. 8.8 miles away in Florida); Confederate Navy Yard, Saffold (approx. 10 miles away); Brinson / Simeon Brinson (approx. 10.2 miles away); Veterans (approx. 12˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Donalsonville.
 
City of Donalsonville Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By David Seibert, May 17, 2012
2. City of Donalsonville Marker
City of Donalsonville Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By David Seibert, May 17, 2012
3. City of Donalsonville Marker
The marker stands in a city park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 3, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,326 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 3, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.   2, 3. submitted on June 4, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=9858

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Jul. 20, 2024