Schley County

Schley County (HMHZZ)

Location: Ellaville, GA 31806 Schley County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 14.265', W 84° 18.534'

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This county, created by Act of the Legislature Dec. 22, 1857, is named for William Schley, member of Congress 1833-35 and Governor 1835-37. Ellaville is named for Ella Burton, daughter of Robert Burton, who sold the land for the town site. Nearby Pond Town was settled in 1812.

First county officers were: Ordinary Wm. J. May, Clerk Hiram L. French, Sheriff A.J. Womach, Tax Receiver Henry Scarborough, Tax Collect Henry D. Holt, Coroner Ben T. Smith, Representative Seaborn Hixon, State Senator Charles Edwards, Inferior Court Judges Johnson Springer, Jas. Murray, Robt. Burton, G.W. Johnson, R.W. Wilkinson.
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HM NumberHMHZZ
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number123-1
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 10:34am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 753571 N 3569966
Decimal Degrees32.23775000, -84.30890000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 14.265', W 84° 18.534'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 14' 15.90" N, 84° 18' 32.04" W
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Area Code(s)229
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 172 S Broad St, Ellaville GA 31806, US
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