Atkinson Court House

Atkinson Court House (HMZXQ)

Location: Pearson, GA 31642 Atkinson County
Buy Georgia State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 31° 17.736', W 82° 51.198'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

>>>——- >

Atkinson County was created by an act of the Georgia legislature in 1917, out of lands previously in Clinch and Coffee Counties.

The county was organized Jan. 1, 1918. The first officers were J.W. Roberts, Ordinary; Wiley M. Sumner, Clerk Superior Court; E.D. Leggett, Sheriff and Charles E. Stewart, Representative in legislature.

Members of the first Board of Commissioners, created in 1919, were Jeff Kirkland, David Weathers and J.M. Roberts Sr. The first Clerk to the Commissioners and County Attorney was L.A. Hargreaves.
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number002-1
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 7:13am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 323606 N 3463844
Decimal Degrees31.29560000, -82.85330000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 17.736', W 82° 51.198'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 17' 44.16" N, 82° 51' 11.88" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300-398 S Main St, Pearson GA 31642, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. What historical period does the marker represent?
  2. What historical place does the marker represent?
  3. What type of marker is it?
  4. What class is the marker?
  5. What style is the marker?
  6. This marker needs at least one picture.
  7. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  8. Is the marker in the median?