Polk County (115)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Polk County was created on Feb. 20, 1851.

The county seat is in Cedartown, GA.,
and the county is 312.2 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Polk county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13233

  Information about Polk County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 9 Historic Markers in Polk County.

Big Spring Park   -   GHM 115-6
  At park on Wissahickon Ave, west of US 278 in Cedartown, GA WM4836    P*

Dodge & Davis at Peek's Spring   -   GHM 115-2
  Ga 101 at First Street in Aragon WM56QB    P*

Ivy Ledbetter Lee-Founder of Modern Public Relations   -   GHM 115-7
  Courthouse in Cedartown, GA WM4839    P*

Logan's 15th Corps at Swaintown   -   GHM 115-3
  South edge of Aragon on Ga 101 at Euharlee Creek WM56Q9    P*

McPherson's March to Dallas   -   GHM 115-1B
  Taylorsville-Aragon Road at Sewell Road WM56QH    P*

Old Van Wert-Polk County   -   GHM 115-5
  US 278 Bus in Van Wert at eastern city limit of Rockmart WM29ZM    P*

Polk County   -   GHM 115-1A
  Courthouse in Cedartown WM483C    P*

Sterling Holloway 1905-1992   -   GHM 115-8
  Sterling Holloway Place and S. College St, Cedartown, GA WM44C7    P*

Trail of Tears Cherokee   -    
  On Wissahickon Ave opposite N. Cave Spring St in Cedartown, GA   


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.


Other Polk County Resources.

Polk County Historical Society
Polk County, Georgia - American History and Genealogy Project