Near Lumpkin in Stewart County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
First Seat of Government of Randolph County
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On February 12, 1829, Gov. John Forsyth commissioned Allen Wamble, Jared Irwin, nephew of Gov. Jared Irwin, John Cowan, John R.M. Neel as Justices of the Inferior Court of Randolph County.
Erected 1957 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 128-16.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 55.733′ N, 84° 44.583′ W. Marker is near Lumpkin, Georgia, in Stewart County. Marker is at the intersection of Singer Pond Road (County Route 145) and Unnamed dirt road, on the right when traveling south on Singer Pond Road. Touch for map. The marker is on the bank above the road. Marker is in this post office area: Lumpkin GA 31815, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Benevolence Baptist Church (approx. Gen. Evans’ Birthplace (approx. 5.7 miles away); Westville Symposium (approx. 8.1 miles away); Methodist Camp Ground (approx. 8˝ miles away); Green Grove Missionary Baptist Church / Green Grove Schoolhouse (approx. 8.8 miles away); Stewart County Academy and Masonic Building (approx. 9 miles away); Lumpkin and Stewart County (approx. 9 miles away); County Courthouse (approx. 9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lumpkin.
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