Category Archives: Edison GA

Single-Pen Tenant Farmhouse, Calhoun County

This house  was later expanded with the addition of a second room.

Ed Sheppard House, Edison

Kay Houston Sheppard writes: This was the Ed Sheppard house in Edison. His first wife was Mamie Haddock from Damascus. They had several children, one of them being James Haddock Sheppard, Sr, who married Louise McAllister from Ft. Gaines. Their children were Mayme, Jim, Jr (Bubber), and Bill. Bubber married Agnes Toussaint from New Jersey. Their children are Jim, III, Ed, and Hank. Jim and Hank live just outside of Edison.

Colonial Revival House, Edison

Manry House, Edison

Marcia Killingsworth writes: This was my paternal grandparents’ house when they lived in town. Lawrence Madison Killingsworth and Ida Lucille (née Paulson) Killingsworth. Granddaddy had a farm, and was co-owner of the the cotton warehouse business...My Killingsworth grandparents lived there in the early part of the century, but it was owned by the Manry family for generations.

This house was lost to fire

Hall and Parlor House, Edison

English Vernacular Revival House, Edison

Eclectic Craftsman House, Edison

Vernacular House, Edison

This appears to be two houses joined together.

Edison Baptist Church, 1919, Calhoun County

Edison Baptist Church was organized in 1903.

Restaurant Window, Edison

Edison Commercial Historic District, National Register of Historic Places