McLeod Vault - old Marietta Cemetery in Marietta, Cobb Co., GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 33° 56.702 W 084° 33.024
16S E 726387 N 3758764
Quick Description: 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 (Roswell King was the founder of Roswell Ga.). Located in the old Marietta Cemetery in Marietta, Ga.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 8/23/2007 7:05:10 PM
Waymark Code: WM22D4
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member mtn-man
Views: 24

Long Description:
McLEOD VAULT

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 memberes [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

Located in the old Marietta Cemetery in Marietta, Ga.
Type of Marker: Park

Marker #: Not listed

Date: Not listed

Sponsor: Not listed

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