McDuffie County

McDuffie County (HMSN2)

Location: Thomson, GA 30824 McDuffie County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 28.163', W 82° 30.274'

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McDuffie County was created by Act of Oct. 18, 1870 from Columbia and Warren Counties. It was named for George McDuffie (1788-1851). Born in Columbia (now Warren County, Ga.), he became a political leader in S.C. He was a Maj. Gen. of Militia, Congressman, Governor and Senator. A political sponsor of Calhoun, he was a notable orator. First Officers of McDuffie County, commissioned Feb. 11, 1871, were: A.B. Thrasher, Ord.; J.T. Stovall, Sheriff; R.H. Pearce, Clk. Sup. Ct.; J.D. Montgomery, Tax Rec.; H.W. Young, Tax Col.; John R. Wilson, Sur.; B.E. Pearce, Treas.; R.T. Blanchard, Coroner.
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HM NumberHMSN2
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number094-2
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 6:14am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 360192 N 3704337
Decimal Degrees33.46938333, -82.50456667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 28.163', W 82° 30.274'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 28' 9.78" N, 82° 30' 16.44" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 175-199 McDuffie Ave, Thomson GA 30824, US
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