Friends of Baldwin County Cemeteries, Inc.
A non-profit, 501(c)(3), organization dedicated to the preservation
|William Moran Family Burial Ground
||Description: Located at 220 Lake Laurel Rd.|
Location: From the Baldwin County Courthouse, go east on Hancock St. and follow Highway 22 (Sparta Hwy) east for 2 miles. Turn left on Lake Laurel Road. Go 1.1 mile on Lake Laurel Road. Stop at the gas tank plant (on right). On the left side of Lake Laurel Road, directly across the road from the gas tank plant, and near the pavement is a clearing which houses the 5 marked and some unmarked graves of the Lattimore Family Cemetery. The Moran graves are located approximately 200 feet behind the Lattimore graves.|
GPS coordinates: 33 06' 11.0" N 83 11' 18.0" W
or in degrees only form: 33.10306° N X 83.18833° W
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Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: White
Abbreviations in listing below:
Per Ss/Map: according to the May 5, 1933 map of M. and J. M. Simmons, who diagrammed and documented the William Moran Family Burial Ground. Click here for a copy of the map.
Per RCSG: per or according to Lillian Henderson's Roster of Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861-1865 (6 volumes). Hapeville, GA: Longina & Porter, 1959-1964.
Cemetery cleaned by Church of Latter Day Saints, and brick graves repaired by Friends of Baldwin Co. Cemeteries in March - May, 2011.
|Pers. No.||Name||Birth||Death||Inscription and Notes||Service|
|1||Mary Ann Yates Moran||1829||1909||Unmarked adult grave.|
w/o Elisha Moran. All info per Ss/Map. Dates per online genealogies.
|2||Elisha "Bud" Moran||1827||Feb 22, 1888||Unmarked adult grave.|
Per Ss/map. Dates per online genealogies.
|3||Laura Moran Hysler|| ||Sep 4, 1916||Unmarked adult grave.|
Age 66. Date and age per obit in Macon Daily
d/o Mary Ann and Elisha Moran, per Ss/Map.
|4||Mark Yates||ca. 1830|| ||Unmarked graves.|
and others of his family are under wooden
shelter, per Ss/Map. No sign of
grave shelter now. Some depressions. 1860 census shows Mark's age as 30 years.
|5||Henry Moran|| || ||Unmarked adult grave.|
|6||Sara Jane Moran Simmons||1843||1883||w/o J. M. Simmons.|
Per Ss/Map, this person's name is Sallie Moran Simmons with death in 1873, aged 38.
|7||William A. Simmons||1881||1882||s/o Sallie Simmons, per Ss/Map|
|8||Annie Moran||1834|| ||Unmarked child grave.|
A brick slab. D/o James Moran. Date and
father per online genealogies.
Name per Ss/Map
|10||Jane "Jincey" Trice Moran||1806||1882||Nickname also spelled "Jensie" or "Jinsy".|
w/o James Moran. Per Ss/Map
|11||Temperance (Tempy) Goslin Moran||1800||1869||Unmarked grave.|
Dates, maiden name per online sources.
Identity and w/o William Moran, II, per Ss/Map.
|12||William Moran, II||1790||Nov 1870||Unmarked adult grave.|
Dates per online sources.
Identity per Ss/Map.
|13||Elizabeth Frances "Puss" Moran||1833||1893||d/o James Moran. Per Ss/Map.|
|14||James W. Moran||Dec 21, 1839||Jun 3, 1863||James W. Moran II, per Ss/map.|
CSA service per RCSG
| Confederate States of America|
Pvt. Co H. 4th GA Inf. Died in General
Hospital #4, Wilmington, NC June 4, 1863
|15||Jesse Moran||Dec 26, 1837||Oct 9, 1861||CSA service per RCSG|| Confederate States of America|
Pvt. Co H 4th Ga Inf. Died in Naval
Hospital at Portsmouth, VA
|16||Lumpkin Moran||Sep 30, 1831||Sep 17, 1861||"In memory of...his body was not recovered"|
| Confederate States of America|
Killed in the War, per Ss/Map
|17||William Moran|| || ||His body is a few feet to the west from his marker, per Ss/Map.|| American Revolution|
|18|| || ||Unmarked child grave.|
Possibly d/o Wm. & Tempy Moran, per family.
|19|| || ||Unmarked adult grave.|
Fieldstones mark the grave.
|20|| || ||Unmarked adult grave.|
Bricks mark the grave.
|21|| || ||Unmarked graves.|
Multiple depressions outside fence.
Possibly belong to