Spalding County

Spalding County (HM14HW)

Location: Griffin, GA 30224 Spalding County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 14.883', W 84° 15.738'

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Spalding County was created by Act of Dec. 20, 1851 from Fayette, Henry and Pike Counties. It was named for Thomas Spalding (1774-1851), native of Frederica. One of the earliest cotton and sugar cane planters in Georgia, he was a legislator, state senator, Congressman, and member of the Constitutional Convention of 1798. First officers of Spalding County, commissioned Feb. 5, 1852, were: Addison A. Wooten, Sheriff; Henry B. Holliday, Clk. Sup. Ct.; James S. Wood, Clk. Inf. Ct.; William L. Gordon, Ord.; Elisha P. Bolton, Tax Rec.; Pressley Burdett, Tax Col.; Hezekiah Wheeler, Coroner; William Ellis, Surveyor.
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HM NumberHM14HW
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number126-3
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 2:35am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 755065 N 3682128
Decimal Degrees33.24805000, -84.26230000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 14.883', W 84° 15.738'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 14' 52.98" N, 84° 15' 44.28" W
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Area Code(s)770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 195-239 S 6th St, Griffin GA 30224, US
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