Friends of Baldwin County Cemeteries, Inc.
A non-profit, 501(c)(3), organization dedicated to the preservation
|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
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.)
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.
|Pers. No.||Name||Birth||Death||Inscription and Notes||Service|
|1||James Cantey|| ||Oct 9, 1817|| American Revolution|
South Carolina Captain, State Mil.
|2||Hudson Whitaker|| ||1817|| American Revolution|
Georgia, Ensign Dawson's Co, 7 NC Regt.
|3||Thomas Hudson Whitaker||May 13, 1828||Sep 22, 1843||s/o Mary and William Whitaker|
|4||Mary Whitaker||Jan 25, 1790||Jun 13, 1849||consort of William Whitaker. Blessed are the|
dead which die in the Lord. Rev XIV 13.
|5||William Whitaker||Jan 15, 1789||Feb 19, 1837||Mark the perfect man, and behold the|
upright: for the end of that man is peace.
|6||William Henry Whitaker||Jul 27, 1820||Jul 10, 1830||s/o William and Mary Whitaker|
|7||Sarah Whitaker||Jun 9, 1823||Jun 3, 1824||d/o William and Mary Whitaker|