Location: From the Hancock County Courthouse, go 12.2 miles on Hwy 16 East toward Jewell, Ga. Turn left on the Jewell-Mayfield Road. Go approximately 1.2 miles to the Rock Mill Plantation on the right side of the road. Gain permission to see the cemetery, which is behind the Rock Mill Plantation house.
GPS coordinates: 33 18' 41.8" N 82 47' 50.6" W or in degrees only form: 33.31161° N X 82.79739° W See location on a Google map in a new window (NOTE:The map opens in a new window. The cemetery will be at the location indicated by a red marker.)
GMD: 112 Cemetery Status: Active Predominant race: White
The Rock Mill plantation was the first house in Hancock County to be placed on the National Register of Historic Places. For more information about the Rock Mill Plantation, see Houses of Hancock by John Rozier and visit http://www.rockmillplantation.com
Indexer or Contributor: Bill Jackson
Number of persons found: 8
Noel Pitt Shivers
Jul 21, 1812 - Aug 28, 1835
"Thou art gone but have left many friends, Brother.