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May 14, 1733 The James arrives in Savannah with supplies, store and people for the colony
  City of Savannah, Georgia
  James Oglethorpe
May 14, 1742 Nathan Brownson born, Litchfield, Connecticut
May 14, 1765 Samuel Bowen, who had been imprisoned for 4 years while in China, purchases a tract of land in Thunderbolt. He had already asked Heny Yonge, a friend, to plant the soy bean seeds he brought with him from China
May 14, 1794 Secretary of War Knox writes Gov. Mathews asking him to take measures to prevent Elijah Clarke's Transoconee Expedition.
May 14, 1864 John Gordon commissioned Major General, CSA
  John Brown Gordon
May 14, 1915 The Plunderer starring William Farnum opens. It was shot at the Consolidated Mines in Dahlonega
  Dahlonega, Georgia
May 14, 1973 Carl Issacs, Billy Issacs, and Wayne Coleman enter the Alday home in Seminole County (Donalsonville), Georgia looking for money and guns. The Maryland work camp escapees kill Jerry Alday, his father Ned, two brothers and an uncle. Jerry's wife Mary, who had witnessed some of the killing, was forced into a car and raped repeatedly before she was killed.
  Alday family murders
  Seminole County, Georgia
May 14, 1991 Alan Jackson releases Don't Rock The Jukebox
May 14, 2004 After hearing evidence that included the antifreeze poisoning of boyfriend Randy Thompson, Houston County jurors convict Lynn Turner of killing husband Glenn Turner.
  Lynn Turner
  Houston County, Georgia
May 14, 2009 Chrysler announces it plans to close 14 dealerships in the state of Georgia
  Chrysler closes 14 dealerships in Georgia
May 14, 2010 Satilla Community Bank in St. Marys, GA fails. Ameris Bank purchases its assets
  Bank Failures in Georgia
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