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Wright Cemetery, 7-15
Minter Cemetery, 7-16
Rutherford Cemetery, 7-21
Rawlings Cemetery, 7-22

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 Barnes
2008

Wright Cemetery, 7-15
1 6/10 mi. north of Hendersonville on Callender Lane; then 5/10 mi. west on Stop-Thirty Road.  Cemetery is approximately 400 yds. south inn yard of Mrs. Beal.

PRESTON, Lucy M.  Wife of W. B. Preston  Dau of Z. Talley  27 Dec 1803 - 7 Oct 1829

WRIGHT, ______ Talley  Wife of T. G. Wright  23 Aug 1852 - 8 May 1871

Minter Cemetery, 7-17
2 mi. north of Hendersonville on Forest Retreat; cemetery is 150 yds. west of road.

MINTER, Harriet  22 Sep 1818 - 2 Jul 1826
MINTER, Betsy  Wife of John T. Minter  Died in 1823 in 33rd yr of her age
MINTER, Mrs. Maria  2nd wife of J. T. Minter  Died Jul 1838 in 46th yr of her age

Rutherford Cemetery, 7-21
2 5/10 mi. north of Hendersonville on Callender Lane; then 1 7/10 mi. east and north on Jenkins Lane. Cemetery is 450 yds. edast of the road on the boundary between property of Dr. Baird and Frank Jenkins and is just north of the site of the old Rutherford home.

RUTHERFORD, Robert H.  4 Feb 1795 - 8 Aug 1824  Aged 29 yrs 6 mos 4 days
RUTHERFORD, Juliet G.  7 Oct 1792 - Jan 1802  Aged 9 yrs 10 mos
RUTHERFORD, James  16 Apr 1756 - 9 Apr 1838  Aged 81 yrs 11 mos 23 days
RUTHERFORD, Finis M.  13 Feb 1820 - 15 Mar 1839  Aged 19 yrs 1 mo 2 days
RUTHERFORD, Sally P.  3 Jun 1814 - 24 May 1834  Aged 19 yrs. 11 mos 21 days

W. B. R.  Died 19 Feb 1830  Aged 25 yrs 5 mos 13 days

RUTHERFORD, Elizabeth  2 Sep 1776 - 8 May 1864

Rawlings Cemetery, 7-22
Approximate location is 2 5/10 mi. north of Hendersonville on Callender Lane; then 1 1/0 mi. east and north on Jenkins Lane.  Cemetery was probably on property presently owned by Mr. Anderson on north side of road, but we were unable to locate it.  Mrs. Alice Guthrie found the following stones in the 1930s.

WATKINS, Margarett T.  Dau of Benjamin Rawlings  11 Oct 1802 - 22 Jan 1828

RAWLINGS, Miss Laetitia  Died 18 ? 1824  Age 19 yrs


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