Our Georgia History

Tattnall County, Georgia
December 5, 1801 Tattnall County created
  Creation of Georgia Counties
  Tattnall County, Georgia
March 31, 1961 F3 tornado strikes Dooly County, killing 1 and injuring 14. More than 2.5 million dollars in damage. Tornadoes also strike Schley, Houstoun, Pulaski, Bleckley, Laurens, Worth and Tattnall counties.
  Tattnall County, Georgia
  Laurens County, Georgia
  Houston County, Georgia
  Schley County, Georgia
  Dooly County, Georgia
  Bleckly County, Georgia
  Worth County, Georgia
  Pulaski County, Georgia
  Georgia Tornadoes

Name derivation:Named in honor of Josiah Tattnall, popular commander in the Georgia Navy during the War Between the States. Following the defeat of the Confederacy, Tattnall fled to Canada, where he remained for 4 years. He returned, serving as inspector for the port of Savannah
Taken from:
Counties created from:

Web sites:National Register of Historic Places in Tattnal County, Georgia
Tattnall County, Georgia, links
map of Tattnall County, Georgia

Return to Index

FrontHistory 101Early GeorgiaAmerican IndiansSearch

Golden Ink
Georgia's innovative design group

Legal Notice
Privacy Policy