OLD CATHEY CEMETERY, BOOKER FARM RD, (Western) MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE
Go out Hwy 412/Hampshire Pike past Cross
Bridges and turn right (or north) on Booker Farm Road. Go 2 1/2 miles. After the
third sharp (left) bend in the road go another 1/2 mile and the road will bend
right. Go another 1/2 mile and the road will bend left again. Right there on
your right should be a farm road crossing the creek. Take that if feasible and
follow it 500 yards until you are across the creek and inside the tree line
going up the hill. Get out there and walk south along the same elevation and the
cemetery should be no more than about 50 yards from your vehicle or the farm
road. The yellow highlighted marking points out the farm road. We do not know if
the route is lined with pad locked gates or if permission is required.
CATHEY, JAMES, 3 Nov 1788 - 18 Apr 1832. (Pioneer, settled in 1807 at mouth of creek that bears his name. (memorial has been set in Kittrell Cemetery)
CATHEY, Honour B., 3 Dec 1792. - 3 Sep 1844. (Nee Carson; wife James Cathey.) (memorial in Kittrell Cemetery)
CATHEY, James D., 11 Nov 1815 - 26 Feb 1849. (s/o James Alexander Cathey (1782 - 1832) & Honor Biggs Carson Cathey (1792 - 1844);there is a memorial stone for him in Kitrell Cemetery.) Ref: e-mail to Mary Bob from Steven firstname.lastname@example.org )
CATHEY, Mary M., 21 Aug 1831 - _ _ Sep 1844.
COOKE, Joseph, 28 Sep 1763 - 21 Nov 1833. 70-01-05.
DAVISON, Rachel, 31 Dec 1831.
MOORE, Alice A., 16 Sep 1823 - 21 Aug 1844. "Wife of Thomas C. Moore." (TS almost swallowed by large tree.)
ROBINSON, Elizabeth, 19 Aug 1813 - 1 Sep 1835. "Consort James Robinson."
ROBINSON, Elizabeth Jane, 28 Feb 1835 - "Inf. dau. J & E."
TATUM, Bartly, 20 Sep 1798 - 1 Oct 1848. (Footstone is standing; Tombstone is dislocated.)
WALL, Mary, 21 Aug 1859 . (Only date given.)
Transcribed by Mary Bob McClain mostly from Maury County Tennessee Cemeteries, by Fred Lee Hawkins, Jr.. 14 Nov 2008. We are now ready for a visit by someone to photograph, verify and report on the condition of this cemetery. If you know the location of this cemetery let us know. Further information can be found in the book mentioned.
Published here 15 Nov 2008 by Wayne Austin. Any necessary modifications will be made upon the visit for the photography session.