Hancock County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Copelin/Copelan Family Cemetery

Copelin/Copelan Family Cemetery photo
From the Hancock County Courthouse, go north on Hwy 15 for 12.8 miles to Mt. Stephens Church / Edwards Rd on the right. Turn right and go 0.6 mile to a small unpaved driveway on the right, which is actually Gum Hill Rd. Take Gum Hill Rd to the first driveway on the right. Go down the driveway to a gate. The cemetery is beyond the gate and surrounded by a chain link fence. The cemetery is about 250 feet from Gum Hill Rd.

GPS coordinates: 33 25' 48.0" N 83 02' 19.0" W
or in degrees only form: 33.43° N X 83.03861° W
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GMD: 103
Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: White

As the crow flies, the cemetery in only about 0.1 mile (500 feet) from the corner of Gum Hill and Mt Stephens / Edwards Rd.
Indexer or Contributor: Kathy Fuller and Susan Harrington

Number of persons found: 6
Mrs. Susan F. Copelin
1842 - Jun 15, 1894
"A wife devoted, a mother afectionate (sic), As a friend ever kind and true."
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Grave 1
Albert P. Copelin
Aug 3, 1877 - Feb 26, 1891

Grave 2
Willie G. Copelin
Aug 25, 1867 - Mar 20, 1902
Grave 3
Mary J. Copelan
Feb 25, 1842 - May 1, 1878
w/o J. F. Copelan. "Not lost, but gone before"
Grave 4
Robert C. Copelan
Jan 30, 1871 - Sep 16, 1873
s/o J. F. and M. J. Copelan. "Blessed are the early dead"
Grave 5
Unmarked Grave

Footstone with no initials.
Grave 6