Cheevertown, Georgia

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Cheevertown is an extinct town in Baker County, in the U.S. state of Georgia.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Cheevertown was established in 1882, and remained in operation until 1894.[2] The community most likely was named after William W. Cheever, a pioneer citizen.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Cheevertown (historical)
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 7 April 2018.
  3. ^ Krakow, Kenneth K. (1975). Georgia Place-Names: Their History and Origins (PDF). Macon, GA: Winship Press. p. 41. ISBN 0-915430-00-2.