CEMETERY, (Spring Hill), MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE
The furtherest stone on our left is our subject memorial. The footstone is out in front.
CHEAIRS, Nathaniel, born in Queen Anne Co., Md. 4 Jan 1764; d. Marshall Co., Mississippi on 2 Oct 1846.Aged 82 years 9 months & 29 days.)
CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL, a native of Maryland, grew up in North Carolina and came to Tennessee in 1810, settling in
Spring Hill. He married Miss Sarah Rush and they had a family of eleven children, several of whom moved further
west, and several of whom reared prominent Tennessee families. The Cheairs land just south of Spring Hill was very
productive and the slave population numerous. Mr. Cheairs lived for 82 years, passing away on 2 Oct 1846.
Photo and info by Wayne Austin based on survey in the morning of Tuesday 24 Feb 2009.