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Webster County, Georgia

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  • John Garfield Merritt (1862 - 1936)
  • Anna Lou Merritt (1870 - 1952)
  • Anne C. Nixon (King) (1869 - 1888)
    Family and life [[ ] ] Obit-Gonzales Inquirer Aug. 30, 1888On the thirtieth day of July, death entered the home of Dr. J. W. Nixon and robbed it of its light and joy, Annie King Nixon, ceased to live i...

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Webster County was created by an act of the Georgia General Assembly on December 16, 1853, as Kinchafoonee County. A subsequent legislative act on February 21, 1856, changed the name to Webster.

The county is named for Daniel Webster, U.S. representative of New Hampshire and U.S. representative and U.S. senator of Massachusetts. Webster County's original name of Kinchafoonee came from the Kinchafoonee Creek which runs through the county.

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  • Preston (County Seat)
  • Weston

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