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June 7, 1738 Thomas Causton, magistrate of Savannah is replaced by Henry Parker. A review of of the records reveal gross mismanagement of funds
  City of Savannah, Georgia
  Storekeeper Thomas Causton
June 7, 1754 Puritans hold the first church service at a log cabin on Midway Neck.
  Liberty County, Georgia
June 7, 1773 William Bartram leaves Augusta as part of a team sent to survey the "New Purchase"
  William Bartram
  City of Augusta, Georgia
June 7, 1777 Georgia passes its first headright law, allowing the leader of the executive branch to give land to individuals to "strengthen the state." No land is granted under this law.
  Georgia headright grants
June 7, 1834 Fannie Kemble marries Pierce Butler in Philadelphia
  Fannie Kemble (Butler)
June 7, 1853 On his way to Columbus, GA, Alexander Stephens railroad car derails about a mile outside of Macon, plunging down an embankment, killing 1. Stephens is hurt but is walking within a week.
  City of Macon, Georgia
  Alexander Stephens
June 7, 1862 James Andrews (The Great Locomotive Chase) is hung in Atlanta at the present-day intersection of Juniper and Third Street. His body is buried nearby, but later exhumed and moved to the National Cemetery at Chattanooga
June 7, 1873 Godfrey Barnsley died, New Orleans, Louisiana
  Godfrey Barnsley and Barnsley Gardens
June 7, 1922 Macon's WMAZ broadcasts the graduation of Mercer University. Although the station had operated since the Fall of 1921, it was considered experimental
  City of Macon, Georgia
June 7, 1941 Ku Klux Klan holds a convention in Atlanta. All but ten states are represented
  Ku Klux Klan in Georgia
June 7, 1951 Horace Ward's application to the University of Georgia Law School is rejected.
June 7, 2007 Virginia State Police announce an investigation with federal authorities into dogfighting at Michael Vick's Virginia estate
  Michael Vick
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