Mt. Hope Methodist Church, Circa 1840, Hancock County

Mt Hope United Methodist Church Historic Landmark Hancock County GA Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing North Georgia USA 2014

This is located just north of Warthen. The grave houses of James & Mary Garland are an important feature of the small cemetery.

Mt Hope UMC Methodist Church Cemetery Historic Grave Houses of James and Mary Garland Hancock County GA Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2014

As of 2016, the grave houses have been removed for some reason.

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4 responses to “Mt. Hope Methodist Church, Circa 1840, Hancock County

  1. Timothy O. Davis

    Hi Brian,

    I have seen grave houses in North Georgia, and in North Carolina, but very few south of the mountains. Have you found many in south or central Georgia?

  2. Timothy Davis

    It’s a shame they are gone; I am going to look for grave houses as I travel. Thanks for recording all this so beautifully.

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