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Welcome to Academy ...
Although we found mention of Academy during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Academy was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Academy was located in Jackson County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Academy to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Academy - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Academy, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Academy might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Academy would be found within the (706) & (762)<2> area codes.
Communities Also Named Academy ...
While we believe that this Academy is located in Jackson County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Academy. Those communities are located in the following counties: Houston and McIntosh County.
Beyond Georgia, there are 16 communities that are also named Academy - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Missouri, New Jersey, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Texas, Virginia and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Academy.
Adding Academy to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Academy was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Academy on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022