Baldwin County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Whitaker Grave Yard

Location:
From the Baldwin County Courthouse, go east on Hancock St. and follow Highway 24 southeast for 13.9 miles. Locked metal gates on the right side of the highway mark the entrance. The cemetery is 1.3 miles from Hwy 24 - not visible from the gates and not accessible to the public.

GPS coordinates: 32 58' 21.1" N 83 04' 31.1" W
or in degrees only form: 32.97253° N X 83.07531° W
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GMD: 115
Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: White

The pictures are similar views of the cemetery before and after being cleaned up on Feb 26, 2005 by the Friends of Baldwin County Cemeteries and the History Club of Georgia College & State University.

James Cantey

- Oct 9, 1817

Military Service: American Revolution
South Carolina Captain, State Mil.
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Grave 1
Hudson Whitaker

- 1817

Military Service: American Revolution
Georgia, Ensign Dawson's Co, 7 NC Regt.
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Grave 2
Thomas Hudson Whitaker
May 13, 1828 - Sep 22, 1843
s/o Mary and William Whitaker
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Grave 3
Mary Whitaker
Jan 25, 1790 - Jun 13, 1849
consort of William Whitaker. Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord. Rev XIV 13.
Grave 4
William Whitaker
Jan 15, 1789 - Feb 19, 1837
Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace. Psalms XXXVII.37v
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Grave 5
William Henry Whitaker
Jul 27, 1820 - Jul 10, 1830
s/o William and Mary Whitaker
Grave 6
Sarah Whitaker
Jun 9, 1823 - Jun 3, 1824
d/o William and Mary Whitaker
Grave 7