Mountain House was the name given to the post office of the community which would become Taylorsville in 1870. It served this agricultural community from 1856 to 1860 and was operated by Benjamin Franklin Williams at his home on what was known as Jeff Davis hill. For additional information, refer to the history of “Taylorsville”.
Source: Bartow County Georgia Heritage Book, Vol. I, Compiled by Bartow County Genealogical Society, pages 48 & 49; United States and Worldwide Postal History by Jim Forte.Return to Bartow History >