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The Gwinnett Historical Society volunteers operate the Society's office and library on the second floor of the Historic Courthouse in downtown Lawrenceville, along with the 19.2-acre Elisha Winn Property in the Hog Mountain-Dacula area. The Society hosts the county's only genealogy library containing over 1,600 publications, an archive collection of assorted county and family records, a map collection, a book store for county-specific publications, a microfilm research room, a growing collection of vintage and historic family and Gwinnett locations photographs, and an office with assorted surname, church, cemetery, school, place, and subject files. Our volunteers are involved in about 20 major program areas; publishing a quarterly news magazine and managing an extensive website. The Winn House is open by appointment and includes the rehabilitated 1812 Elisha Winn House (birthplace of Gwinnett County), a 12-acre wooded area, picnic facilities, and a variety of other buildings of historic interest, including the Walnut Grove one-room schoolhouse, the old Lawrenceville Jail, and a blacksmith shop.

As a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization, the Gwinnett Historical Society relies on private contributions to supplement membership funds. Through the generosity of numerous individuals, corporations, foundations, and organizations, we are able to maintain and provide ongoing history for the children and adults of Gwinnett County. You will also have the knowledge of supporting and sustaining Gwinnett’s valuable history.


If you would like to make a donation by check, please download and print our
Donation Form
and mail it to:

Gwinnett Historical Society
P.O. Box 261
Lawrenceville, GA 30046


If you can't donate money then how about your time?
The Gwinnett Historical Society is an entirely volunteer organization and we are always looking for dedicated workers to assist with special events, office work, research projects, and upcoming programs. If you have a flexible schedule and are energetic and enthusiastic about preserving Gwinnett's history then consider becoming a volunteer in helping to preserve the rich heritage of Gwinnett County.

We need volunteers in the following areas:
Office Staff
Computer (Data Entry / Record Transcription)
Elisha Winn Fair
Winn House Restoration/Maintenance

If you have any questions about a specific volunteer task, please contact the committee chair.


We would like to thank the following for providing a cash donation or free/discounted services to the Gwinnett Historical Society.

Gold Sponsors:
(those businesses, organizations, or individuals who donated $1000 or more of money or services)

Gwinnett County
75 Langley Drive
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
(770) 822-8000

Brand Bank
3328 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA 30026
(770) 963-9224

Metro Waterproofing
2935 Alcove Drive
Scottdale, GA 30079
(404) 292-8013

Silver Sponsors:
(those businesses, organizations, or individuals who donated $500 or more of money or services)

Wells Fargo
Many locations around Gwinnett

Bronze Sponsors:
(donated $200-500)
J.R. Bolton Services Inc.
160 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Sugar Hill, GA 30518
(770) 449-3692

Republic Sanitation
51 Patrick Mill Rd SW
Winder, GA 30680
(678) 963-2800

Joey Watkins Tire and Automotive
2743 Braselton Hwy           723 Highway 211
Dacula, Georgia 30019       Winder, Georgia 30680
(770) 932-2007                  (770) 307-0990

The Committee to re-elect Butch Conway Sheriff
1592 Azalea Drive
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043
(770) 946-1941

Professional Probation Services
1770 Indian Trail Road Suite 350
Norcross, Georgia 30093
(678) 218-4100

Precision Planning Inc.
400 Pike Boulevard
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
(770) 338-8000

Dacula Masonic Lodge 433
2521 2nd Ave
Dacula, Georgia 30019

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