Historic Markers Across Georgia



Meson Academy



Marker ID:  
Location: at the intersection of Church St and Academy St, Lexington, GA
County: Oglethorpe
Coordinates: N 33° 52.18    W 083° 6.491
  33.86966666    -83.10818333
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Meson Academy

Erected A.D.1807,
and liberally endowed by
Francis Meson.
Deceased on
the 8th of September, 1806.

1806 ---- 1897.
Meson Academy
Trustees.
Dr. W. Z. Faust,
Chairman.
Wm. Gottheimer,
Sect. & Treas.
Hamilton McWhorter,
Geo. C. Smith,
Edgar Maxwell,
G. W. Brooks.
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Building Committee.
Dr. W. Z. Faust,
Chairman.
Geo. C. Smith,
W. J. Cooper.
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Contractors.
Edgar Maxwell,
G. W. Brooks.
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Notes:

Marker is off to the side of the road.

 

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