Hancock County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Osborne Family Cemetery

Osborne Family Cemetery photo
From the Hancock County Courthouse, go east 2 blocks (0.2 mile) to Boland Street. Turn right on Boland Street (which eventually becomes Linton Rd) and go 9.2 miles (which is about 0.4 mile past the Beulah Hwy - Linton Rd split). Turn left on Ridge Rd. Travel 1.5 miles to a log road. Turn right on the log road. The cemetery is 500 feet or 0.1 mile from Ridge Rd. and on the left side of the logging road.

GPS coordinates: 33 08' 35.9" N 82 59' 23.0" W
or in degrees only form: 33.14331° N X 82.98972° W
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GMD: 118
Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: White

The lot around George Washington Ausborne / Osborne's grave is surrounded by stone coping, which is large enough to hold as many as 8 graves in addition to Osborne's.
Indexer or Contributor: Christy and Glen Cook

Number of persons found: 3
George Washington (Ausborne) Osborne
Jan 1830 - Jan 1903
Dates per family records. No date appears on gravestone. Marker is spelled "Ausborne", but the family believes it should be spelled "Osborne".
Military Service: Confederate States of America
Co. I, 59 Regt. Ga. Inf.
Grave 1
Unmarked Graves

At one time, more graves were visible in this cemetery.
Grave 2

George Washington Osborne's black cat is buried under some rocks near its owner.
Grave 3