Historic Markers Across Georgia

The Old Cemetery

Marker ID: GHM 136-4
Location: Cemetery at Madison and Webster Streets, Thomasville, GA
County: Thomas
Coordinates: N 30° 50.59    W 083° 59.2
  30.84316409    -83.98667205
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM72H4
The Old Cemetery Marker
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The earliest date found in this, Thomasville´s first burial ground, is 1842. Many early settlers of the city and the following Confederate soldiers lie buried here:

Bower, Dr. Peter S.; Bracewell, Thomas c.; Clifford, John Woody; Donaldson, Robert N.; Dyson, James; Ebenger, Lewis; Fondren, David E., Sgt.; Fondren, John Clayton; Fox, William; Grant, Rev. Charles A.; Hall, John; Hall, Law rence; Hall, Oscar c.; Hall, Samuel A.; Harris, Robert H., Capt.; Hayes, Augustus H.; Henderson, John D., Capt.; Homan, Smith G.; Kimbrough, George; Lacey, George; Lightfoot, John M., Pvt.; Love, Amos J., Capt.; Lowry, Frederick D.; McGuire, Daniel J.; McLendon, James A.; Mitchell, William; Remington, Edward S.; Royall, Crosskeys; Seward, Hansel Harvey; Shy tie, Thomas; Smith, Achilles; Smith, Junius; Smith, Simeon A., Jr.; Spears, H. W.; Spears, W. G.; Vickers, Pleasant Nixon; Winn, Francis Jones; Wolcott, James L.