Historic Markers Across Georgia

McLeod Vault

Marker ID: CMar 
Location: Old Marietta City Cemetery
County: Cobb
Coordinates: N 33° 56.900    W 084° 38.075
  33.948333    -84.63458
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM22D4
McLeod Vault  Marker  


Built in the style of coastal burial chambers in 1854 by Savannah planter Francis Harris McLeod (1784-1864), an investor in Roswell King´s mills. He was the namesake of his grandfather Francis Harris, first Speaker of 1751 Ga. Colonial Assembly. Six family members [sic] were entombed within 1857-1891. King lot was for son-in-law Wm. King.

[The unnumbered and undated marker has the seal of the city of Marietta at the top]