Baldwin County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

John Neves Cemetery

John Neves Cemetery photo
Location:
From the Baldwin County Courthouse, go west on Hancock Street for 2 blocks or 0.2 mile (or the one large block containing Georgia College & State Univ.). Turn right on Clarke Street. Go one large block or 0.2 mile. Turn left onto Business Highway 441 North (Montgomery St.) and follow the signs for Business 441 N (turn right on North Columbia St.). Go approximately 5.4 miles on 441N. Turn left on Kenan Drive. Drive 0.8 mile. At the back of the house on the left at 190 Kenan Drive is the cemetery. The cemetery extends from about 50 feet behind the house to nearly the lot line at the back, and may extend into the lot to its northeast at 184 Kenan.

GPS coordinates: 33 08' 35.1" N 83 16' 58.8" W
or in degrees only form: 33.14308° N X 83.283° W
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GMD: 318
Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: Both Black and White

Topo map linked above shows map prior to Kenan Dr. being built.

On Baldwin County tax map #66-21

This cemetery dates from at least 1828, when John Neves, the land owner, probably died.


John Neves

- 1828
Death date per will, Baldwin County. m. Catherine Jewel Feb 18, 1810, per marriage records. Only his name appears on his gravestone.
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Grave 1
Unmarked Grave Catherine Jewel Neves

w/o John Neves, per Baldwin County marriage records. Is probably buried here.
Grave 2
Joe Fordham

Name handwritten on cement slab. Dates unreadable.
Grave 3
Unmarked Graves

Many depressions -- possibly as many as 100.
Grave 4