Historic Markers Across Georgia



General Daniel Newnan



Marker ID: DAR 
Location: on the grounds of Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park on Lakeview Drive east of Nituna Avenue, Rossville GA
County: Catoosa
Coordinates: N 31° 58.754    W 081° 14.874
  31.97923333    -81.2479
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

On yonder hill rests
the remains of
General Daniel Newnan
Born 1780 - Died 1851
Veteran of the War of 1812
Major General Georgia
Militia, 3rd Division, 1817
Secretary of State 1825 - 1827
U.S. Congressman 1831 - 1833
This Monument Erected to
His Memory by Gordon Lee,
Sarah Dickinson Chapter
of D.A.R. Newnan, Georgia by
Members of Newnan Springs
M. E. Church South 1927.
- 1927 -


1927 by Gordon Lee, the Sarah Dickinson Chapter of the D.A.R., and the Members of the Newnan Springs M.E. Church South



 

 

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