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Laurens County, Georgia

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  • Marguerite Smith (1890 - 1955)
    Marguerite Waters Smith was the daughter of Charlton Thomas Waters and Lula Caroline Carson and the wife of Lamar Smith. Her maternal grandfather was Major John Thomas Carson, a prosperous Georgia plan...
  • Rev. John Thomas Lee, Sr. (1852 - 1934)
    Georgia Deaths, 1919-98 about Rev. J. T. Lee Name: Rev. J. T. Lee Death Date: 23 Nov 1934 County of Death: Wilcox Certificate: 31171 Georgia Death Certificate #31171.
  • Sarah Watson (1817 - 1870)
    "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 7 February 2020), James Watson and Sarah Harrilson, 4 Feb 1836; citing Marriage, Montgomery, Georgia, United States, Georg...
  • William Arren Ogburn (1840 - 1919)
  • Capt., Rollin Adolphus Stanley, (CSA) (1830 - 1893)
    Enlisted as private April 26, 1861, 3rd Georgia Infantry. Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant May 9, 1861.Discharged, furnished James McCue as substitute, October 14, 1862. Elected Captain Co. A, 2d Regim...

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Laurens County was formed on December 10, 1807 and named after Lieutenant Colonel John Laurens, an American soldier and statesman from South Carolina during the American Revolutionary War.

In August of 1919, the county was the site of the Ocmulgee, Georgia Race Riot.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Communities

  • Allentown
  • Brewton
  • Cadwell
  • Cedar Grove
  • Dexter
  • Dublin (County Seat)
  • Dudley
  • East Dublin
  • Lovett
  • Montrose
  • Rentz



Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places