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
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
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
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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