Geographic Sort Historical Markers and War Memorials in Jefferson, Georgia
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Jefferson, Georgia

Clickable Map of Barrow County, Georgia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Barrow County, GA (20) Clarke County, GA (43) Gwinnett County, GA (36) Hall County, GA (25) Jackson County, GA (12) Oconee County, GA (9) Walton County, GA (14)  BarrowCounty(20) Barrow County (20)  Athens-ClarkeCounty(43) Athens-Clarke County (43)  GwinnettCounty(36) Gwinnett County (36)  HallCounty(25) Hall County (25)  JacksonCounty(12) Jackson County (12)  OconeeCounty(9) Oconee County (9)  WaltonCounty(14) Walton County (14)
Jefferson is in Barrow County
    Barrow County (20)
    Athens-Clarke County (43)
    Gwinnett County (36)
    Hall County (25)
    Jackson County (12)
    Oconee County (9)
    Walton County (14)
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1Georgia (Barrow County), Jefferson — Jackson Trail
This is the same road over which marched the famous Gen. Andrew Jackson. This marker erected April 1926 By Georgia Daughters of The American Revolution. Atlanta Chapter, Atlanta, and Sunbury Chapter Winder.Map (db m19769) HM
2Georgia (Jackson County), Jefferson — Builder of the Nation
This steam locomotive was presented to the City of Jefferson in 1959 by the Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company as a permanent exhibit in memory of the important service engines of this type gave to the nation. It was one of the last steam-powered . . . Map (db m24720) HM
3Georgia (Jackson County), Jefferson — Crawford Long Monument
(East side) In memory of Dr. Crawford W. Long, the first discoverer of anesthesia, the great benefactor to the human race. Born Danielsville, Madison Co., Ga., Nov. 1, 1815. Died Athens, Ga, June 16, 1879 (North side) . . . Map (db m180657) HM
4Georgia (Jackson County), Jefferson — 78-4 — Dr. Crawford W. Long and Anesthesia for Surgery
On March 30, 1842, Dr. Crawford W. Long performed what is considered the first surgery using anesthesia at his medical office once located at this site. Using sulfuric ether, Long removed a cyst from the neck of James Venable before three . . . Map (db m180648) HM
5Georgia (Jackson County), Jefferson — Floyd G. Hoard1927 • 1967
Solicitor General of the Piedmont Judicial Circuit Hoard was killed by a car bomb August 7, 1967, while aggressively prosecuting organized crime within the circuit. "We now realize that the preserver of law and order is courage and that . . . Map (db m181823) HM
6Georgia (Jackson County), Jefferson — 078-1 — Jackson County
This County, created by Act of the Legislature February 11, 1796, is named for James Jackson who later became Governor in 1798-1801. A soldier of the Revolution he served in Congress 1789-91 and in the Senate 1793-95 and 1801-06. He strongly opposed . . . Map (db m26155) HM
7Georgia (Jackson County), Jefferson — Lest We Forget
1861-1865 "Lest We Forget." Erected by U.D.C. Chapter 1217, Jefferson, GA. 1911. Comrades To our Confederate SoldiersMap (db m182260) WM
Sep. 27, 2021