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Plat from the Surveyor General's Office showing the headright land granted to Caleb Russell in 1809. This land lay between the Hawkins line to the north and the infamous Basil Jones survey on the south that Elisha Winn fought the Pattersons over.
This tract was the location of Fort Daniel in 1812.
March 15, 2018 7:00p.m.
Board Meeting for Officers and Committee Chairs
March 19, 2018 7:00p.m.
General Membership Meeting
Speaker: Elliott Brack
The subject will be 366 Facts About Gwinnett County
The Elisha Winn House and Fair
The Elisha Winn House located at 908 Daclula Road in Dacula, GA 30019 is open for tours from March to September on the third Saturday of the month from noon to 4:00 p.m. The Winn Fair is held on the first weekend of October during which the house and all of the out buildings will be open and attended by many volunteers and reenactors. The fair also has food vendors, crafters' booths, exhibitors, musical entertainment, and railroad history.
The Gwinnett Historical Society will sponsor the 40th annual Elisha Winn Fair. Next year's Winn Fair will be held on Saturday October 6, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & Sunday October 7, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
If you are a vendor, we welcome your participation in this year's Elisha Winn Fair. For more information and vendor forms please follow this link: 2018 Elisha Winn Fair
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