Thomas Byrd House

Thomas Byrd House (HM283F)

Location: Milton, GA 30004 Fulton County
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N 34° 9.809', W 84° 17.234'

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—A City of Milton Historic Site —

In 1834, Thomas Byrd of Hall County purchased Land Lot 403, consisting of 40 acres, in Cherokee County for $400. Circuit riders often stayed in the two parsons rooms in the house. It also served as a stagecoach stop on the mail route to the gold mint in Dahlonega. The old road bed can still be seen. The Hopewell Baptist Church was constituted here in 1851. It was then the home of Rhoda Byrd Rogers, youngest daughter of Thomas Byrd. The house, owned by the City of Milton, serves as a Senior Center.
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HM NumberHM283F
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Year Placed2018
Placed ByThe City of Milton, Georgia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 at 7:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 750071 N 3783608
Decimal Degrees34.16348333, -84.28723333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 9.809', W 84° 17.234'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 9' 48.54" N, 84° 17' 14.04" W
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Area Code(s)404, 678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15588-15620 Hopewell Rd, Milton GA 30004, US
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