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Winchester Cemetery 2-2
Sumner County, Tennessee

We wish to express our gratitude to Margaret Cummings Snider and Joan Hollis Yorgason for their diligent work in compiling the Sumner County Cemetery Book ©1981, and our thanks for allowing us to post these records.  

Typed by Jan J. Barnes
2003

6 2/10 mi. east of Gallatin at Cragfont.

ROBESON, Mrs. Selima   Consort of William Lord Robeson   Dau of Gen. James Winchester  
                                             Born 4 Aug 1800 at Cragfont, Tenn.
                                             Died 22 Feb 1820 at New Orleans     Aged 19 yrs 6 mos 8 days
ROBESON, William Lord ---

WINCHESTER, Susan Black        1771 - 1864                    )
WINCHESTER, Helen Marr         Daughter 1818 - 1880   )

WINCHESTER, General James    1752 - 1826 Captain in Maryland line
                                                          American Revolution. Pioneer settler of
                                                          Sumner County, Tennessee. Brigadier General
                                                          U.S.A. in command of left wing of the north west
                                                          1812-1813. In command at Mobile 1814-1815.
                                                          First speaker of the State Senate 1796.
                                                          Commissioner as to Chickasaw boundary line
                                                          1819. One of the founders of Memphis, friend
                                                          of Jackson and Overton and long a leading citizen
                                                          of Tennessee.

WINCHESTER, Major George     Massacred by Indians A.D. 9 Jul 1794 in the
                                                          27th year of his age

SHELBY, Elizabeth Caroline      Wife of Orville Shelby   Dau of James Winchester
                                                       10 Jan 1802 - 25 Oct 1827

WYNNE, Caroline E.     17 Jan 1831 - 2 Dec 1854
WYNNE, Robert B.        Born 19 Feb 1827 - Stilled in death by the hand of assassin
                                         31 Jul 1860
WYNNE, William Hall                    18 Nov 1843 - 14 Jun 1862
WYNNE, Almira Winchester         1808 - 1883
WYNNE, Col. Alfred R.                 1800 - 1893
WYNNE, Joseph Guild                   1848 - 1887
WYNNE, Susan L.               Consort of Robert Wynne       Mother       Died 2 Aug 1861

WINCHESTER, Napoleon R.         30 Nov 1809 - 18 Sep 1821 Aged nearly 12 years
WINCHESTER, Margaret              Dau of Lucilius Winchester
WINCHESTER, Lucilius     Son of Gen. James Winchester      Died 25 Feb 1831 in
                                               the 31st year of his age

RUCKER, Louisa Winchester        1810 - 1888 Erected by her son

WINCHESTER, Velerias P.           Departed this life    7 Dec 1837      Aged 27 yrs 17 days


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