French explorers supposedly buried 2700 pounds of pure silver during the late 1700’s near the forks of the Okapilco and Mule Creeks.
Union troops were said to have buried two million in gold and silver coins in 1865. The coins were cached somewhere near Kingsland.
Savannah may hold millions of dollars buried treasure. Just before Sherman’s troops arrived here, the citizens buried many of their valuables. Due to the destruction of the city many of the treasures could not be located.
Confederate President Jefferson Davis supposedly buried $10 million in gold bullion throughout the Washington area in Wilkes County.
Jeremiah Griffin was a plantation owner who was rumored to have buried $100,000 in gold along the banks of a small creek, approximately 2 miles south of the Little River. Griffin died in 1847 never revealing where he buried his treasure.
$100,000 in gold was supposedly buried during the Civil War. It was said to have been buried approximately 300 yards northeast of the Nashville, Chattanooga, and St. Louis Railroad tracks, in a hollow near a spring on the Cobb County side of the Chattahoochee River, not far from the old Marietta Road, near Marietta.