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Rum Creek (Ocmulgee River tributary)

Rum Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Ocmulgee River. Rum Creek was named for the fact a sugarcane mill on its banks also distilled rum as a side business.

                                               

Russell Creek (Georgia)

Russell Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Etowah River. Russell Creek took its name from Russells Mill, a watermill on its banks. A variant name is "Russells Creek".

                                               

Saint Augustine Creek

Saint Augustine Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Savannah River. It should not be confused with the original name of the Wilmington River on Georgias coast. A variant name is "Augustine Creek". Saint August ...

                                               

Salacoa Creek

Salacoa Creek is a stream in northwestern Georgia, United States, that is a tributary of the Coosawattee River. The stream probably took its name from a Native American Indian village in the northwest part of Cherokee County.

                                               

Sanborn Creek

Sanborn Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It empties into Lake Seminole. It is unknown why the name "Sanborn Creek" was applied to this stream.

                                               

Sapelo River

The Sapelo River is a 23-mile-long primarily tidal river in McIntosh County in the U.S. state of Georgia. It forms between Interstate 95 and U.S. Route 17 near the community of Eulonia and winds generally east through salt marshes into Sapelo Sou ...

                                               

Sardis Creek

Sardis Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Ohoopee River. Sardis Creek derives its name from James Sartain, an early landowner. Many variant names have been recorded, including: "Sardins Creek", "Sartains Cree ...

                                               

Satilla River

The Satilla River rises in Ben Hill County, Georgia, near the town of Fitzgerald, and flows in a mostly easterly direction to the Atlantic Ocean. Along its approximately 235-mile course are the cities of Waycross, Waynesville, and Woodbine. The S ...

                                               

Savage Creek (Ocmulgee River tributary)

Savage Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Ocmulgee River. Savage Creek received its name from an incident when white settlers were killed in a massacre perpetuated by Native Americans, pejoratively known as " ...

                                               

Sawhatchee Creek

Sawhatchee Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to Chattahoochee River. Variant names were "Sawnook Hatchie", "Sowahatchee Creek", "Sowhatchee Creek", "Sowhatchie Creek". Some say Sowahatchee is a name derived from a ...

                                               

Sculls Creek

Sculls Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Ogeechee River. Sculls Creek most likely was named after the Scull family of the colonial era. A variant name is "Scull Creek".

                                               

Settingdown Creek

Settingdown Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Etowah River. The stream was named after Setten Down, a Cherokee chieftain. Variant names are "Settendown Creek", "Sitting Down Creek", "Sittingdon Creek", and " ...

                                               

Seventeen Mile River

Seventeen Mile River is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Satilla River. Seventeen Mile River most likely was so named on account of its length. Variant names are "Seventeen Mile Creek" and "Seventeenmile Creek".

                                               

Sewell Mill Creek

Sewell Mill Creek is a tributary of Sope Creek in Marietta, Georgia, United States. Via Sope Creek and the Chattahoochee River, it is part of the Apalachicola River basin, draining to the Gulf of Mexico.

                                               

Shad River (Georgia)

The Shad River is a 4.7-mile-long tidal river in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary of the Bull River and flows through salt marshes connected to Wilmington Island in Chatham County.

                                               

Sharpe Creek

Sharpe Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Little Tallapoosa River. Sharpe Creek derives its name from Uncle Hiram Sharp, a pioneer settler. A variant name is "Sharps Creek".

                                               

Shoulderbone Creek

Shoulderbone Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Oconee River. Shoulderbone Creek received its name in the 1780s, but the reason this name was applied is unknown.

                                               

Silvan Lake

                                               

Silver Creek (Georgia)

Silver Creek is a stream in Floyd County and Polk County, Georgia, in the United States. Silver Creek was so named on account of the silver mining in the area. The stream lends its name to the community of Silver Creek, Georgia.

                                               

Skidaway River

The Skidaway River is an 8.4-mile-long tidal river in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is located in Chatham County southeast of Savannah. Its north end is at the Wilmington River, and it flows southwest from there through Skidaway Narrows to end at ...

                                               

Skyuka Spring

                                               

Snapfinger Creek

Snapfinger Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. Some say Snapfinger Creek was so named because it is a tributary or "finger", while others believe an incident in which a surveyor broke or "snapped" his finger bone while crossing the cr ...

                                               

Snapping Shoals Creek

Snapping Shoals Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the South River. Some say Snapping Shoals Creek was so named for fish which could be easily caught or "snapped" at a shoal, while others believe the swift river ...

                                               

South Newport River

The South Newport River is a 42.6-mile-long river on the Atlantic coastal plain in the U.S. state of Georgia. It rises in Long County 3 miles south of Walthourville and flows east-southeast, becoming the boundary between Liberty and McIntosh coun ...

                                               

South River (Darien River tributary)

The South River is a 3.2-mile-long tidal channel in McIntosh County, Georgia, in the United States. It connects the Darien River to its west with Doboy Sound, an arm of the Atlantic Ocean, to its east. It flows through an extensive saltmarsh comp ...

                                               

South River (Ocmulgee River tributary)

The South River is a 63.5-mile-long tributary of the Ocmulgee River in the U.S. state of Georgia. It originates in the city of East Point in Fulton County and eventually flows into Lake Jackson, joining the Yellow River and the Alcovy River to fo ...

                                               

Spanish Creek (Georgia)

Spanish Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the St. Marys River. Spanish Creek was named after "Spanish John", a local Seminole Indian.

                                               

Spoilcane Creek

Spoilcane Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Chattahoochee River. The origin of the name Spoilcane Creek is unclear. The creek most likely was named for the cane along its course which was a foodstuff. Varian ...

                                               

Spring Creek (Flint River tributary)

Spring Creek is a 76.5-mile-long tributary of the Flint River in southwest Georgia in the United States. Rising in the northeastern corner of Clay County, 5 miles 8 km north of Bluffton, the creek flows south to join the Flint River in Lake Semin ...

                                               

Stalking Head Creek

Stalking Head Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to Falling Creek. The name "Stalking Head Creek" was applied to this stream for the local Native American custom of wearing camouflaged masks when deer hunting. A var ...

                                               

Stamp Creek

Stamp Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It empties into Lake Allatoona. Stamp Creek was named from fact livestock stamped the ground at a nearby mineral lick.

                                               

Standing Boy Creek

The name "Standing Boy Creek" is the English translation of an old Native American name. Many variant names have been recorded: Chusethlocco Creek Chepounhuiltee Creek Hatchauxa Creek Chussethlucco Creek End Creek Cheepounhuiltee Creek Chiponusih ...

                                               

Stanley Creek (Toccoa River tributary)

Stanley Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Toccoa River. Stanley Creek was named after John Stanley, a pioneer citizen.

                                               

Stekoa Creek

Stekoa Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Chattooga River. The name Stekoa is Cherokee in origin. Variant names are "Chechero Creek", "Stecoah Creek", and "Sticoa Creek".

                                               

Sterling Creek (Georgia)

Sterling Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary of the Ogeechee River. Sterling Creek was named after brothers William and Hugh Sterling, pioneer settlers in the 1730s.

                                               

Stink Creek (Nottely River tributary)

Stink Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Nottely River. Stink Creeks name comes from the Cherokee Indians of the area, on account of its naturally occurring foul odor.

                                               

Stitchihatchie Creek

Stitchihatchie Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to Rocky Creek. Stitchihatchie most likely is a name derived from the Muscogee language meaning "edge stream". Variant names are "Tickee Hatchee Creek", "Tickeehatch ...

                                               

Stocking Branch

Stocking Branch is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary of Bushy Creek. A variant name is Stocking Creek. The creeks name is derived a corruption of "Stalking Creek", so named for the local Native American custom of wearing ca ...

                                               

Stocking Head Creek

Stocking Head Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to Fifteenmile Creek. The name Stocking Head Creek was applied to this stream for the local Native American custom of wearing camouflaged masks when deer hunting. Var ...

                                               

Sugar Creek (Toccoa River tributary)

Sugar Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Toccoa River. The name Sugar Creek comes from the Cherokee Indians of the area, on account of the Honey locust trees near the streams banks.

                                               

Sumac Creek

Sumac Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Conasauga River. Sumac Creek received its name from the Cherokee Indians of the area, on account of the sumac growing along the creeks course. Variant names are "Shewm ...

                                               

Suwannoochee Creek

Suwannoochee Creek is a 49.0-mile-long tributary of the Suwannee River in the U.S. state of Georgia. It rises in western Clinch County, Georgia, about 11 miles west of Homerville, and flows southeast to join the Suwannee near Fargo. For the lower ...

                                               

Swamp Creek (Attapulgus Creek tributary)

Swamp Creek is a stream in the U.S. states of Florida and Georgia. It is a tributary to Attapulgus Creek. Swamp Creek was named for the wetlands near its course.

                                               

Sweetwater Branch

Sweetwater Branch is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the North River. Sweetwater Branch most likely was named for the fresh water which flows in this stream.

                                               

Sweetwater Creek (Echeconnee Creek tributary)

Sweetwater Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to Echeconnee Creek. Sweetwater Creek received its name in the 1770s, most likely for the fresh water which flows there.

                                               

Sweetwater Creek (Flint River tributary)

Sweetwater Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Flint River. According to tradition, Sweetwater Creek received its name when a quantity of cane syrup accidentally was spilled into its waters.

                                               

Swift Creek (Ocmulgee River tributary)

Swift Creek is a stream or creek running southwesterly in Bibb County, Georgia, United States. It is a tributary of the Ocmulgee River, joining it southeast of Macon. It is part of the Altamaha River watershed, draining to the Atlantic Ocean. The ...

                                               

Tails Creek

Tails Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Coosawattee River. The stream was named for the "Tail" Indians which settled near its course. A variant name is "Tail Creek".

                                               

Taliaferro Creek

Taliaferro Creek is a stream in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is a tributary to the Chattooga River. Taliaferro Creek was named after Colonel Benjamin Taliaferro of Virginia, who was an officer in the American Revolution.

                                               

Talking Rock Creek

Talking Rock Creek is a stream in the northwestern Georgia, United States, that is a tributary of the Coosawattee River. Talking Rock is an English translation of the native Cherokee language name.

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