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Euharlee in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Black Pioneers Cemetery

Circa 1830 – 1900

 
 
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By David Seibert, June 12, 2012
1. Black Pioneers Cemetery Marker
Inscription. 333 marked graves in 2001
Jim Scott 1871
Hett Powell 1890
 
Erected 2002 by Euharlee Historical Society.
 
Location. 34° 8.817′ N, 84° 56.017′ W. Marker is in Euharlee, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is on Covered Bridge Road SW mile south of Euharlee Road SW, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. The cemetery is located between the Euharlee Baptist Church and the Euharlee Presbyterian Church. Marker is in this post office area: Kingston GA 30145, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Euharlee Creek Covered Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Milam's Bridge (approx. 1.5 miles away); The Army of the Cumberland at Stilesboro (approx. 3.2 miles away); Old Macedonia Church Organized 1847 (approx. 3.2 miles away); Raccoon Creek (approx. 3.5 miles away); Etowah Valley Plantation (approx. 5 miles away); Taylorsville High School (approx. 5 miles away); Unknown Confederate Dead (approx. 5.8 miles away).
 
Regarding Black Pioneers Cemetery. The cemetery had been abandoned and forgotten until 2002, when it was rediscovered and restored by members of the Euharlee Historical Society.
 
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Black Pioneers Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, June 12, 2012
2. Black Pioneers Cemetery Marker
 Euharlee's Black Pioneers Cemetery. Details are covered in the Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on June 17, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.) 
 
Categories. African AmericansCemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Black Pioneers Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, June 12, 2012
3. Black Pioneers Cemetery
Small wooden crosses, visible when the picture in enlarged (click on image), were installed by Eagle Scouts in 2007.
Black Pioneers Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, June 12, 2012
4. Black Pioneers Cemetery
 
 
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