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For the folks who've asked and those that are wondering: No, the spring edition of The Heritage has not gone out yet. We hope to have it out very soon though.

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Upcoming Events
April 18, 2015    Noon - 4:00p.m.
Winn House Open

May 14, 2015    7:00p.m.
Board Meeting for Officers and Committee Chairs

May 16, 2015    Noon - 4:00p.m.
Winn House Open

May 18, 2015    7:00p.m.
General Membership Meeting

Speaker: Robert Jones

The subject will be Ghost Towns and Mills of the Atlanta Area

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 crafters' booths, musical entertainment, and railroad history.

The Gwinnett Historical Society will sponsor the 37th annual Elisha Winn Fair. This year's Winn Fair will be held on Saturday October 3, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & Sunday October 4, 2015, 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: 2015 Elisha Winn Fair


Latest Publications: Books & Newsletter

Newsletter Winter 2014
Our quarterly newsletter
Winn House Book The Elisha Winn House - Birthplace of Gwinnett County

Cost is $20 plus $5 postage & handling
and $2 p&h for each additional book.

This history of the Winn House and its owners is back in stock.
Family Book 2 Gwinnett County, Georgia Families 1818-2005

Cost is $40 plus $5 postage & handling
and $2 p&h for each additional book.

This indispensable second volume of families from 214 authors contains
461 Family Histories, and 324 Photographs on 1171 pages
with a Full Name Index of 39,439 names
Marriage Book Gwinnett County, Georgia Marriages 1833-1900

Cost is $20 plus $5 postage & handling
and $2 p&h for each additional book.

336 pages listed by groom then by bride.


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