Historic Markers Across Georgia



Henry Roddenberry



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Location: Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street and East Main Street (Georgia Route 40)
County: Charlton
Coordinates: N 30° 49.9    W 082° 0.31
  30.83166666    -82.00516666
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
Henry Roddenberry Marker
Photo by David Seibert



Text:

Memorial to Henry Roddenberry

Born 1803 - Died 1861

Son of George Roddenberry (1758 - 1850)
A Soldier in the American Revolution

Settled near Traders Hill about 1835

Indian War Mounted Soldier 1838 - 1839
A first citizen of Charlton County, he was its first Tax Collector 1854-1855, its first State Senator 1855-1856, and a public servant unitl death in 1861.

A born leader, honored and respected by all, and revered by his posterity.



 

 

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