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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GMD: 105
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.

List of Graves
Pers. No.NameBirthDeathInscription and NotesService
1 Mary Ann Yates Moran  18291909Unmarked adult grave.
w/o Elisha Moran. All info per Ss/Map. Dates per online genealogies.
2 Elisha "Bud" Moran  1827Feb 22, 1888Unmarked adult grave.
Per Ss/map. Dates per online genealogies.
3Laura Moran Hysler  Sep 4, 1916Unmarked adult grave.
Age 66. Date and age per obit in Macon Daily
d/o Mary Ann and Elisha Moran, per Ss/Map.
4Mark 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.
Per Ss/Map.
6 Sara Jane Moran Simmons  18431883w/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  18811882s/o Sallie Simmons, per Ss/Map  
8Annie Moran 1834 Unmarked child grave.
A brick slab. D/o James Moran. Date and
father per online genealogies.
Name per Ss/Map
9 James Moran  18051869   
10 Jane "Jincey" Trice Moran  18061882Nickname also spelled "Jensie" or "Jinsy".

w/o James Moran. Per Ss/Map
11 Temperance (Tempy) Goslin Moran  18001869Unmarked grave.
Dates, maiden name per online sources.

Identity and w/o William Moran, II, per Ss/Map.
12 William Moran, II  1790Nov 1870Unmarked adult grave.
Dates per online sources.
Identity per Ss/Map.
13 Elizabeth Frances "Puss" Moran  18331893d/o James Moran. Per Ss/Map.  
14 James W. Moran  Dec 21, 1839Jun 3, 1863James 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, 1837Oct 9, 1861CSA 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, 1831Sep 17, 1861"In memory of...his body was not recovered"
per Ss/Map
Confederate States of America
Killed in the War, per Ss/Map

17William Moran   His body is a few feet to the west from his marker, per Ss/Map. American Revolution
Georgia Troops

18    Unmarked child grave.
Per Ss/Map.
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
Lattimore Cemetery.