Petersburg, Gordon County, Georgia facts for kids

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"Oakman" is an unincorporated community in Gordon County, in the U.S. state of Georgia.

History

A post office called Petersburg was established in 1886, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1908. Petersburg was named in honor of a Dutch pioneer, according to local history.

Coordinates: 34°35′12″N 84°42′56″W / 34.58667°N 84.71556°W / 34.58667; -84.71556


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