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Wilson (and Davidson) County, Tennessee
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ALFORD FAMILY CEMETERY
,
BABB CEMETERY,
BROWN CEMETERY,
SQUIRE BILL CARVER CEMETERY,
HARRISON CEMETERY
,
LIGON GRAVEYARD,
GRIGG GRAVEYARD
,
LOGUE FAMILY CEMETERY,

WILLIS-SHARP CEMETERY
,

GLEAVES-TABLER CEMETERY
,  
HESSEY FAMILY CEMETERY
,
PATRICK CARVER CEMETERY:


Subj: WILSON CO. TN CEMETERIES
Date: 9/25/98
From: Brobpat @aol.com (Bob Carver)
To: Genny1@aol.com (Nancy Goodman)

This is the beginning of the listing of various Wilson County (and some Davidson Co) cemetery inscriptions I copied in the 1950s when I was still in high school. Hopefully, not too many of the dates and/or names were erroneously transcribed.


ALFORD FAMILY CEMETERY
- located on the WILEY ALFORD farm, Central Pike, which was then owned by Cousin Virgil Philpot.

WILEY ALFORD, born in Wake Co., NC (has Masonic emblem on tombstone) b. June 12, 1783 d. March 2, 1854

SOPHIA V. DRAKE ALFORD b. January 5, 1789 d. May 19, 1875

SHADRACK JARMON b. December 26, 1806 d. October 16, 1873

SUE E. CARVER b. February 22, 1845 d. November 20, 1896

JONAS P. CARVER b. June 29, 1841 d. November 20, 1879

NOTE: Sophia V. Drake Alford was wife of Wiley; Shadrack
Jarmon was their son- in-law, first husband of their daughter, Sophia Valentine Alford (1828-1895) who is buried in Sumner Co;
Sue E., was Susan Elizabeth Jarman, their only child and wife of Pleasant Jonas Carver, whose name is variously written interchanging his first two names.
Also buried there is JAMES TRUMAN HIBBETT, son of IRA KNELAND HIBBETT and MARTHA JONAS CARVER, the latter a daughter of the Carvers.
There is an infant child of the Carvers also interred there.
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BABB CEMETERY
- located on the road from U.S. 70N, running south by Bethlehem Methodist Church (west of Lebanon)

MARTHA A. C. WINFORD b. December 7, 1744 d. May 19, 1818

MRS. POLLY, wife of BENNETT WILLIAMS b. 1784 d. January 13, 1853

JOHN GUTHRIE (no dates I could read)

STERLING BROWN PEYTON b. November 22, 1821 d. November 27, 1766

ABIGAIL BABB PEYTON b. February 13, 1828 d. September 13, 1866

F. M. SHEARON b. May 5, 1829 d. January 21, 1885

MARTHA A. SHEARON b. May 4, 1834 d. July 8, 1876

TENNIE SHEARON b. April 5, 1866 d. July 5, 1881

H. J. GARLAND b. October 14, 1849 d. November 15, 1893
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BROWN CEMETERY
- located off Gladeville Community and Vester Community.

JOHN BROWN b. April 21, 1815 d. June 23, 1889

WILLIAM A., wife of J. A. BROWN b. January 5, 1849 d. April 9, 1879

JORDAN A. BROWN b. October 14, 1847 d. June 6, 1901

ELIJAH MORRIS b. December 3, 1822 d. December 12, 1888

MELISSA J. MORRIS b. June 1, 1835 d. February 17, 1894

VICTORIA H., wife of ????? b. January 11, 1872 d. no dates

ANDREW W. SMITH b. July 16, 1823 d. November 7, 1885

E. E. JANE SMITH b. June 26, 1828 d. January 6, 1870

AVOE, wife of I. E. BROWN b. October 15, 1889 d. January 27, 1811

IRA E. BROWN b. March 11, 1832 d. September 23, 1891

SALLIE BROWN b. August 25, 1849 d. March 3, 1927

HOWARD BROWN b. April 16, 1885 d. April 5, 1934

PARISH BROWN b. April 2, 1853 d. August 16, 1881

WILLIAM BROWN b. April 27, 1818 d. June 5, 1858

ROSA WORD 1865-1915

ROBERT WORD 1835-1895

WILLIAM C. BROWN b. August 22, 1841 d. November 8, 1913

EMILY F, wife of W.C. BROWN b. April 18, 1858 d. June 30, 1909

JAMES BROWN b. October 5, 1802 d. April 21, 1853

ELIZABETH SMITH b. September 22, 1827 d. April 30, 1890
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SQUIRE BILL CARVER CEMETERY
- located on the Mt. Juliet Road between Mt. Juliet and Central Pike.
It is on the farm once owned by WILLIAM H. CARVER and across the road from the old CLEMMONS home.

LEE COOK GRAVES b. November 26, 1857 d. December 9, 1913

SUE FRANCES GRAVES b. February 11, 1931 d. May 13, 1932

EUGENE CARVER b. date not given d. 1929

WILLIAM GORDON CAWTHON 1870-1929

WILLIAM H. CAWTHON 1847-1919

SARAH F. CAWTHON 1850-1923

JOHANNAH GRAVES, wife of SAMUEL WALKER b. June 3, 1807 d. October 23, 1881

REBECCA A. CARVER b. August 28, 1827 d, September 26, 1904

WILLIAM H. CARVER b. October 25, 1823 d. February 23, 1900

MYRTLE CAWTHON 1872-1928

ELWYN MARION CAWTHON 1895-1953

ED M. WESTON 1861-1908

FRANK M. WESTON b. August 16, 1871 d. August 27, 1896

MARY FRANCES CLEMMONS b. October 9, 1858 d. August 11, 1926

SAMUEL WALKER, born in Granville, NC b. August 8, 1804 d. September 22, 1840

LULA C. HOOKER b. January 12, 1881 d. October 17, 1918

FRANCES, wife of J. C. CLEMMONS b. May 21, 1829 d. August 4. 1905

JEPTHA CLEMMONS b. February 9, 1820 d. February 17, 1909

MOSES W. WRIGHT b. November 29, 1836 d. July 19, 1910

ISAAC HENDERSON CLEMMONS b. February 1, 1854 d. March 30, 1925

FLORA BELLE CLEMMONS b. December 26, 1886 d. August 22. 1911

RACHEL A. WRIGHT b. May 6, 1849 d. no dates given
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HARRISON CEMETERY
- located on Faulkner Rd, Mt. Juliet, on the old Faulkner- Harrison place

ANSWORTH HARRISON b. June 20, 1807 d. May 18, 1869

CLACK S. HARRISON b. May 2, 1836 d. December 23, 1861

SAMUEL M. MOORE b. January 1, 1828 d. July 25, 1867

NOTE: Answorth Harrison married (1) Rebecca Denton; (2) Permelia Ann Lumpkin Carver, the daughter of Obediah Lumkin and his wife, Elizabeth, and was the widow of Samuel Carver, son of William and Annis Lea Carver, at the time she married Harrison.
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LIGON GRAVEYARD
- located on the old Archibald Carver farm.
Owned by Robert Peyton Ligon in the 1950s.

ELLENE, wife of P. F. LIGON b. June 2, 1835 d. April 1, 1891

PEYTON F. LIGON b. March 1, 1833 d. December 22, 1878
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GRIGG GRAVEYARD
- located just across a field from the above LIGON graveyard.

JESSE A. GRIGG b. September 9, 1806 d. December 26, 1879

MARY H. TOMPKINS GRIGG, wife of JESSE A. GRIGG b. July 30, 1806 d. October 11, 1880

WILLIAM W. GRIGG, son of J. A. & M. H. GRIGG b. June 20, 1834 d. February 6, 1883
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LOGUE FAMILY CEMETERY
- located on the old Logue farm, on Logue Rd, off to the right of Central Pike.
The land had been in the family for over 100 yrs in the 1850s.

TAPLEY G. LOGUE b. March 11, 1820 d. July 28, 1882

NANCY BASS LOGUE, wife of T. G. LOGUE b. June 29, 1827 d. February 12, 1890

MARY E. LOGUE b. October 2, 1854 d. August 13, 1886

RICHARD JAMES OMOHUNDRO (husband of Mary E. Logue) b. March 8, 1851 d. May 4, 1928

JOSHUA B. LOGUE b. April 2, 1851 d. December 18, 1915

LUCY ANISE CARVER LOGUE, wife of Joshua B. Logue b. November 5, 1857 d. no dates given (but she died June 28, 1928)

SAMUEL C. LOGUE b. March 5, 1890 d. September 25, 1909
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Subj: MORE CEMETERIES
Date: 9/26/98
From: Brobpat @aol.com (Bob Carver)
To: Genny1 (Nancy Goodman)

WILLIS-SHARP CEMETERY
- located about a thousand yds from Mt Juliet Rd on the Old Lebanon Rd on the crest of a hill. It is on the right as you face west.

T. R. WILLIS b. July 21, 1834 d. April 11, 1896

NANCY J. WILLIS 1839-1929

CORA N. WILLIS b. 1889 d. no date given

WILLIAM SHARP b. September 22, 1870 d. no date given

NANNIE SHARP b. February 4, 1867 d. December 25, 1933

FREDDIE W. SHARP b. January 13, 1899 d. June 28, 1899

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GLEAVES-TABLER CEMETERY
- located on the left facing west on the same road as WILLIS-SHARP.

MICAH ANN, wife of JASPER NEWTON TABLER b. March 3, 1854 d. September 8, 1946

JASPER N. TABLER 1842-1917

JULIA A., wife of G.T. GLEAVES b. July 24, 1817 d. September 13, 1885

J. T. TABLER b. January 4, 1886 d. August 26, 1943

WILLIAM JASPER GLEAVES 1883-1930

ERWIN T., son of B.T. and J.A. GLEAVES b. December 10, 1883 d. April 3, 1884

JULIA A. GLEAVES b. August ?, 1858 d. June ?, 1917

BEN T. GLEAVES b. June ?, 1856 d. July ?, 1919

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HESSEY FAMILY CEMETERY
- located on hill east of Carver Lane south of Central Pike

JOHN HESSEY b. 1768 d. October 20, 1856

REBECCA, wife of JOHN HESSEY & daughter of JACOB & MARGARET HEWGLEY b. February 11, 1774 d. August 6, 1856

ROBERT JACKSON GOODMAN b. January 1, 1850 d. February ?, 1915

POLLY CALLIE GOODMAN b. February 25, 1858 d. Decembe 8, 1911

LAFAYETTE CHARLTON b. May 11, 1825 d. August 23, 1893

MARGARET A., wife of LAFAYETTE CHARLTON b. February 12, 1840 d. no date given

NOBLE CHARLTON b. August 28, 1877 d. August 28, 1877

WALTER CHARLTON b. November 19, 1880 d. November 19, 1880

FAY CHARLTON 1881-1918

ANNIE CHARLTON, wife of FAY CHARLTON b. 1884 d. no date given

LAWRENCE M. CHARLTON d, May 17, 1888, age 21 years, 9 months

IDA CUMMINS b. Octobe 2, 1875 d. November 27, 1946

Infants of J.W. & S. A. CUMMINS (no names nor dates)

SARILDA A. CUMMINS b. September 20, 1844 d. February 15, 1928

AMY A. MURRAY b. March 4, 1807 d. September 9, 18?? (unclear)

AMBROSE SANDERS b. January 6, 1832 d. July 4, 1918

PURMEALY A. SANDERS b. June 17, 1832 d. October 25, 1900

R. A. OZMENT b. August 10, 1840 d. February 18, 1907

REBECCA MURRAY b. September 20, 1829 d. May 13, 1839

ALEXANDER W. HESSEY, son of J. H. and MARY HESSEY b. December 3, 1837 d. March 1, 1838

MARGARET HARALSON b. February 20, 1803 d. December 5, 1837

MARY A. WRIGHT b. October 13, 1812 d. June 28, 1885

CHARLIE WRIGHT b. April 8, 1806 d. April 17, 1854

JOSEPH S. WRIGHT b, November 11, 1839 d. April 24, 1868

LUCINDA W. MURRAY b. January 23, 1828 d. October 20, 1828

J. McFERRIN HESSEY b. July 10, 1853 d. July 16, 1853

Infant of J. R. & ERMA CRUDUP b.& d. August 10, 1899

JAMES HEWGLEY b. May 12, 1784 d. June 15. 1815

WILLIAM HUMMER b. March 16, 1781 d. June 15, 1815

JOHN MURRAY b. April 10, 1838 d. August 28, 1852

NANCY CHAMBERS b. 1795 d. April 1, 1860

THOMAS CHAMBERS b. 1786 d. October 29, 1851

ALETHIA CHAMBERS b. October 1, 1830 d. Octobe 13, 1862

ROBERT P. CHAMBERS b. June 3, 1821 d. August 21, 18?0

JOHN MURRAY b. March 26, 1803 d. August 2, 1854

WILLIAM M. ALFORD 1851-1928

FANNIE M. ALFORD 1844-1928

RIDY MURRAY - MOTHER one date given - 1884

J. W. MURRAY b. January 12, 1835 d., January 1, 1800

MATTIE M. MURRAY 1842-1918

NOTE: James Hewgley and his brother-in-law, William Hummer were drowned in a boating accident on Stones River.
Hewgley's widow, MARY HUMMER HEWGLEY, then married ISAAC CARVER.

NOTE: RIDY (i.e., RHEWRY) MURRAY, AMY A. MURRAY, MARY A. WRIGHT, and MARGARET HARALSON were all daughters of JOHN HESSEY and his wife, REBECCA HEWGLEY.

NOTE: CHARLIE (CHARLES) WRIGHT was the brother of HOLLIS WRIGHT, and they in turn were sons of HOLLIS WRIGHT, SR., and his wife, SARAH, of Davidson Co., TN.

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PATRICK CARVER CEMETERY
- located on Guill Rd to south of Central Pike

PATRICK M. CARVER b. February 22, 1845 d. April 21, 1926

MARTHA P. CARVER b. October 8, 1851 d. November 10, 1937

MATTIE LOIS GLEAVES 1904-1936

LE ROY, Jr., son of T. L. & SUSIE FUQUA b. December 8, 1916 d. April 5, 1919

ROY LEE GLEAVES b. October 8, 1923 d. Novembe 6, 1923

JACKIE DEAL ROBINSON b. & d. August 14, 1939

MABEL Z. CARVER b. April 23, 1892 d. September 19, 1924

DANA JENKINS DYER 1914-1939

MATT JENKINS 1864-1927

ANZIE JENKINS 1875-1929

RUBY HAMBLIN 1910-1932
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Dated this 27th day of September, 1998.
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