Augusta's Railroad also saw the establishment of the town of Trenton in the late 1860's. James Monroe Wise is thought to be the founder of Trenton, as he built the first store and residence in 1870 and was instrumental in developing the village. In 1877, a town charter was issued in the name of Trenton, and the name of the post pffice was changed from Pine House to Trenton the next year. Ebenezer Baptist Church, was organized in 1871, is also located on the corner of Wise Street and Airport Road. Here the greavesite of Governor Benjamin RaynTillman, who was a United States Senator during the administration of Woodrow Wilson. Trenton has alot to offer when it comes to the great history of the south!