Cherokee County (028)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Cherokee County was created on Feb. 26, 1831.

The county seat is in Canton, GA.,
and the county is 434 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Cherokee county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13057

  Information about Cherokee County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

  Georgia County facts for Cherokee County.
  US Census Quick Facts about Cherokee County.


There are 7 Historic Markers in Cherokee County.

Battle of Taliwa   -   GHM 028-1
  On Ga 372 in Ball Ground at the RR tracks WM223K    P*

Blue Star Memorial   -   GCG 
  In the Georgia National Cemetery of GA Hwy 20 near Canton, GA. WM63N3    P*

Cherokee County   -   GHM 028-2
  Square in front of courthouse in Canton, GA WM68M    P*

Cherokee County Gold   -   GHM 028-4
  Courthouse in Canton, GA WM68P    P*

Crescent Farm Rock Barn   -   GHM 028-5
  Old Hwy 5 opposite Canton City Hall approx 1 mi SW of Canton, GA WM68R    P*

Fort Buffington   -   GHM 028-6
  Buffington Elementary School on Ga 20, 3 miles E of I-575 WM49P0    P*

Joseph Emerson Brown   -   GHM 028-3
  City Park on Marietta Street in Canton, GA WM1W5D    P*


M  - The marker is missing.
P  - There is a picture of the marker on the detail page.
P* - There is a picture of the marker on the detail page and I have personally visited this marker.
R  - The marker has been removed.

Waymark of *NE - This marker is not eligible to be waymarked.