Hillsboro in Jasper County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Birthplace of Benjamin Harvey Hill
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Erected 1957 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 079-3.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 10.614′ N, 83° 38.352′ W. Marker is in Hillsboro, Georgia, in Jasper County. Marker is on Georgia Route 11 0.1 miles south of Plum Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is at the old Ben Hill School, built in 1913, in Hillsboro. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsboro GA 31038, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Across the Ocmulgee (here, next Hillsboro (a few steps from this marker); Benjamin Harvey Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sunshine Church (approx. 4.9 miles away); Sunshine Church II (approx. 4.9 miles away); The Stoneman Raid (approx. 6.2 miles away); Hebron Baptist Church (approx. 6.9 miles away); a different marker also named The Stoneman Raid (approx. 6.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsboro.
Also see . . . Benjamin Harvey Hill. The New Georgia Encyclopedia biography of Hill. (Submitted on November 18, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,316 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 17, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.