Near Sparta in Hancock County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Gov. William Jonathan Northen
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 070-7.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 21.683′ N, 83° 0.471′ W. Marker is near Sparta, Georgia, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 15 and Fairmont Road, on the right when traveling south on State Route 15. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sparta GA 31087, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nathan S.S. Beman at Mt. Zion (approx. 0.4 miles away); “July” 1858 Shoulder-bone Creek Treaty (approx. 4.4 miles away); Camilla and Zack Hubert Homesite (approx. 5.2 miles away); Famous Indian Trail (approx. 5.4 miles away); Gov. William Rabun (approx. 5½ miles away); "Old Dominion" (approx. 5.9 miles away); Sparta Cemetery (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sparta.
Also see . . . William J. Northen from The New Georgia Encyclopedia. (Submitted on November 6, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Government • Notable Persons • Politics •
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