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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.)

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.

List of Graves
Pers. No.NameBirthDeathInscription and NotesService
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, 1828Sep 22, 1843s/o Mary and William Whitaker

 
 
4Mary Whitaker Jan 25, 1790Jun 13, 1849consort of William Whitaker. Blessed are the
dead which die in the Lord. Rev XIV 13.
 
 
5 William Whitaker  Jan 15, 1789Feb 19, 1837Mark the perfect man, and behold the
upright: for the end of that man is peace.
Psalms XXXVII.37v
 
6William Henry Whitaker Jul 27, 1820Jul 10, 1830s/o William and Mary Whitaker

 
 
7Sarah Whitaker Jun 9, 1823Jun 3, 1824d/o William and Mary Whitaker