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  New Georgia Encyclopedia: Laurens County
Laurens was an aide to General George Washington and was killed by a British patrol near the end of the American Revolution (1775-83).
Laurens County, in the Upper Coastal Plain, was primarily a cotton plantation community.
By 1900 Laurens County was one of the fourteen most populous counties in the state.
www.georgiaencyclopedia.org /nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2358   (762 words)

  
 Wikipedia: Laurens County, Georgia
The racial makeup of the county is 63.44% White, 34.53% Black or African American, 0.20% Native American, 0.80% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.40% from other races, and 0.60% from two or more races.
In the county the population is spread out with 26.80% under the age of 18, 9.10% from 18 to 24, 28.00% from 25 to 44, 22.80% from 45 to 64, and 13.30% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county is $32,010, and the median income for a family is $38,586.
www.factbook.org /wikipedia/en/l/la/laurens_county__georgia.html   (345 words)

  
 Laurens County, Georgia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Laurens County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia.
The county was named for John Laurens, a soldier in the American Revolutionary War.
As of the census² of 2000, there were 44,874 people, 17,083 households, and 12,180 families residing in the county.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Laurens_County,_Georgia   (387 words)

  
 Laurens County Georgia 1860 slaveholders and 1870 African Americans
It is possible to locate a free person on the Laurens County, Georgia census for 1860 and not know whether that person was also listed as a slaveholder on the slave census, because published indexes almost always do not include the slave census.
The term "County" is used to describe the main subdivisions of the State by which the census was enumerated.
In Georgia in 1860 there were 482 farms of 1,000 acres or more, the largest size category enumerated in the census, and another 1,359 farms of 500-999 acres.
freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com /~ajac/galaurens.htm   (1290 words)

  
 Laurens County GA Hilbuns
According to an interview of Madge Hilburn Methvin, the Hilbuns came into Georgia when Vaughn was a young man. At some point, he began to work on a stagecoach line out of Milledgeville in Baldwin County, which was then the state capital of Georgia.
Vaughn and Eliza spent the rest of their lives in Laurens County with Vaughn dying in 1891, and Eliza in 1893.
Other Hilbun descendants have had their accomplishments, and Laurens County is the better for it.
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 Johnson County, Georgia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Johnson county was created by the Georgia legislature December 11,1858 from parts of Emanuel, Laurens and Washington counties.
In the county the population was spread out with 30.10% under the age of 18, 8.90% from 18 to 24, 24.30% from 25 to 44, 21.10% from 45 to 64, and 15.60% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county was $23,848, and the median income for a family was $29,663.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Johnson_County,_Georgia   (572 words)

  
 Laurens County Georgia Real Estate
Laurens County Georgia Real Estate is a way for consumers to find the best Real estate Agents and Brokers for every city in Laurens County Georgia.
When you have been directed to an Laurens County Georgia real estate professional in the area you have chosen you will be able to search for your dream home and get free printouts from the MLS database in that area.
Laurens County Georgia Real Estate Brokers and agents can use the many news and information pages we offer to get up to date information about the Laurens County Georgia real estate market.
www.myhomesearches.com /county/georgia/laurens-county-georgia.htm   (576 words)

  
 Laurens Georgia Farm Land and Acreage|All-Star Realty|Pasture, Hardwoods, Pine, Hunting, Walt Thigpen
Laurens County Georgia Real Estate, Land, Acreage and Farms for Hunting, Recreation and Investment.
Telfair County, Georgia farms, timberland and land for hunting, farming, tree farming, timber, plantation pines, recreation, home sites, cultivation, pasture, horses, cattle, investment and retirement.
The Mc Rae area of South Georgia offers three different rivers nearby (the Ocmulgee, the Oconee and the Altamaha) as well as Wildlife Management Areas for fishing and hunting.
www.waltthigpen-associates.com /acreage.ivnu   (385 words)

  
 Laurens County schools - district elementary, middle, and high school information
In 2005-2006 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, English language arts and math in grades 1 through 8 and in science and social studies in grades 3 through 8.
The different student groups are identified by the Georgia Department of Education.
In 2004-2005 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) in English language arts, math, science and social studies to students in grade 11.
www.greatschools.net /cgi-bin/ga/district_profile/61   (1079 words)

  
 Laurens County, Georgia GA, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
The county is in the Dublin metro area.
This was an increase of 4.09% from the 2000 census.
Laurens County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=8040   (649 words)

  
 Laurens County, Georgia houses, real estate, agriculture, wages, work, ancestries, and more
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Laurens County is $414 a month.
Churches in Laurens County include: White Springs Church, Warren Grove Church, Williams Chapel, Woodard Grove Church, Antioch Church, Zion Hill Church, Valdosta Baptist Church, Union Springs Church.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 6 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
www.city-data.com /county/Laurens_County-GA.html   (530 words)

  
 georgia.gov - Pulaski County
Pulaski County was created in 1808 from what was then Laurens County.
Georgia's 36th county was named for Polish Count Casimir Pulaski who died in Savannah of wounds suffered in the Revolutionary War.
The city of Hawkinsville was named for Colonel Benjamin Hawkins, a Revolutionary War hero and the federal Indian Agent for the four Southeastern tribes.
pulaskicounty.georgia.gov /03/home/0,2230,8969409,00.html   (85 words)

  
 LAURENS County, Georgia Database of Digital ZIP Code Maps
LAURENS County, Georgia Zip Code Map, GA Our LAURENS County, Georgia 5 Digit digital ZIP code map is available for the entire state or you can order only the county/counties you need.
This map shows all the LAURENS County, Georgia 5 digit zip code boundaries using clean, practical map colors and styles.
To make our Georgia ZIP Code map easier to read, we color neighboring ZIP codes uniquely plus we highlight every ZIP Code with its city name, zip code boundaries, county boundaries and highways.
zip-codes.com /zip-code-maps-county/ga-laurens-county-zip-code-map.asp   (569 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Laurens County, Ga.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
The intent is to locate places according to current county names and boundaries.
U.S. Representative from Georgia 12th District, 1917-33; elected unopposed 1920, 1922, 1924, 1926.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/GA/LA.html   (528 words)

  
 Georgia Power new SVC
Georgia Power is relying on a new but proven technology to support, stabilize and regulate its transmission voltage levels in Laurens County, Georgia, U.S. The new technology, a static var compensator (SVC) located adjacent to the North Dublin substation, began operating on June 27.
The static var compensator will serve as a back-up for the existing transmission grid in Laurens County and pushes back the need for a new 32-mile, 23-kV line from Gordon to Dublin from 2006 to 2014.
It is also the first to be used by the Integrated Transmission System partners, which includes the city of Dalton, Georgia Power, Georgia Transmission Corporation and the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia.
tdworld.com /news/Georgia-Power-SVC/index.html   (299 words)

  
 Laurens County, Georgia QuickLinks from the US Census Bureau
Population by Race and Hispanic or Latino origin: Georgia counties, Places in Georgia
Historical population counts, 1900 to 1990, for all counties in Georgia
Summary statistics for Georgia counties by NAICS (North American Industry Classification System): 2002
quickfacts.census.gov /qfd/states/13/13175lk.html   (248 words)

  
 Laurens County Georgia Land for Sale
Offered for sale, 215.44 acres in Laurens County outside of Rentz this tract has multi uses.
A great recreational tract located in central Georgia with paved road frontage.
Information for this property is not warranted or guaranteed and is subject to change at any time.
www.advancelandandtimber.com /georgia/laurens_ga.html   (130 words)

  
 Judicial Branch of Georgia -> Dublin Circuit - > Laurens County
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www.georgiacourts.org /courts/counties/laurens/index.html   (45 words)

  
 The Dublin Laurens Museum - Museum Shop
Starkey Swinson and Descendants of Laurens County, Georgia (1820-1992).
Tales of the Emerald City and The Land of Laurens, by Scott B. Thompson, Sr.
The pictorial histories of Dublin, The Emerald City, and Laurens County, Georgia, compiled by Scott B. Thompson, Sr.
organizations.nlamerica.com /historical/page2.html   (272 words)

  
 Laurens County Census
S-K Publications can scan any census year for any county onto CD and can also make it available in book form.
S-K Publications will scan census images onto CD when the figure in the "# to date" Column matches the figure in the "# needed" Column.
1) If you would like to order one of these counties on CD for the price of $20 per year, fill out our WAIT-LIST FORM.
www.skpub.com /genie/census/ga/laurens.html   (384 words)

  
 Laurens County, Georgia
F3 tornado strikes Dooly County, killing 1 and injuring 14.
Name derivation: Named in honor of Col. John Laurens, who fought at the battle of Savannah, and surrendered the city of Charleston for his commander, General Greene.
All of the photographs, graphics and text on Our Georgia History (http://ourgeorgiahistory.com) are © Copyright 2001-2006 by Golden Ink unless otherwise noted.
ourgeorgiahistory.com /chronpop/84   (142 words)

  
 Laurens County Library Author Series - Oconee Regional Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Laurens County Library Author Series - Oconee Regional Library
The Author Series have been supported by the Georgia Humanities Council, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and through appropriations from the Georgia General Assembly.
Seats for the Author Series functions may be reserved by calling the Laurens County Library at (478) 272-5710.
www.laurens.public.lib.ga.us /index.pl/laurens_county_library_author_series2   (249 words)

  
 LAURENS County, Georgia Database of Digital ZIP Code Maps
Our Digital Printable Maps are created using high resolution digital imagery and have been optimized for printed output, which allows for easy desktop use and reprint.
Each map will include ZIP Code boundaries, county boundaries, and highways.
Provided electronically in PDF format with an image size of at least 2’x3’ up to 6’x6’ for states, 8.5x11 inches to 4’x6’ for counties.
www.zip-codes.com /zip-code-maps-county/ga-laurens-county-zip-code-map.asp   (569 words)

  
 Hist_Pag
This year the Laurens County Historical Society celebrates thirty two years as an integral part of the Laurens County, Georgia community, linking the past to the future.
The Organization began in 1967 as a successor to the 1966 Carnegie Library Preservation Committee.
The Laurens County Historical Society, Inc. is a non-profit, tax exempt corporation chartered by the Georgia Secretary of State.
organizations.nlamerica.com /historical   (181 words)

  
 Laurens County Georgia Appraisers - Find Laurens Georgia Real Estate Appraisers, Laurens County Georgia Home and ...
Appraiser serves Georgia counties of: Houston Pulaski Bleckley Bibb Twiggs Wilkinson Baldwin Jones Putnam Morgan Greene Hancock Washington Johnson Emanuel Candler Tattnall Evans Toombs Appling Montgomery Coffee Ben Hill Jeff Davis Bacon Ware Berrien Laurens Lowndes Grady Thomas
Appraiser serves Georgia counties of: Emanuel Toombs Montgomery Treutlen Laurens Johnson Washington Jefferson Burke Jenkins Bulloch Screven Evans Candler Tattnall
Appraiser serves Georgia counties of: Burke, Jenkins, Richmiond, Screven, Effingham, Bulloch, Bryan, Columbia, Lincoln, Mcintosh, Glynn, White, Liberty, Rockdale, Dawson, Gilmer, Pickens, Forsyth, elbert, Dade, Jefferson, Emanuel, Laurens, Toombs
appraiserusa.com /county/Search-Georgia-Laurens.htm   (319 words)

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