Historic Markers Across Georgia



John Abbot 1751 - 1840



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Location: on McElveen Kendrick Pond Rd (County Route 358) 0.2 miles east of McElveen Cemetery Rd (County Route 357), Brooklet, GA
County: Bulloch
Coordinates: N 32° 19.068    W 081° 36.048
  32.3178    -81.6008
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
John Abbot 1751 - 1840 Marker
Photo by David Seibert



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John Abbot
1751 - 1840


John Abbot of Georgia 1751-1840

Talented artist and searching naturalist of birds and insects.

As a tribute to him and his work may you who stand here find pleasure in the natural beauty of Georgia.

John Abbot lies buried in this woodland cemetery because of his love of nature and his long friendship with the McElveen family.

Erected 1957 by Georgia Historical Society.




John Abbot 1751 - 1840
Photo by David Seibert



 

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