Lee Pope, Georgia

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Lee Pope is an unincorporated community in Crawford County, in the U.S. state of Georgia.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Lee Pope was established in 1889, and remained in operation until 1951.[2] The community was named after the local Lee and Pope families, early settlers.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lee Pope, Georgia
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  3. ^ Krakow, Kenneth K. (1975). Georgia Place-Names: Their History and Origins (PDF). Macon, GA: Winship Press. p. 131. ISBN 0-915430-00-2.