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Sumner County, TN. Death Records
February, 1917

Source:  TSL&A Microfilm # 73; Vital Statistics
Death Records, Volume 54
Transcribed by Jan Barnes
©2009

Name:  George Clide Lauderdale 
Place of Death:  District 14, Bethpage
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Infant  
Date of Birth:  10-23-1917 (typed as written on certificate)
Age:  2 months
Occupation:  
Birthplace:  Sumner Co.
Name of Father:  Andrew Lauderdale
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Fannie Williams
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co.
Date of Death:  2-1-1917
Cause of Death:  Whooping cough
Length of Residence:  
Place of Burial:  Bransford, Tenn.
Date of Burial: 2-2-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  J. M. Thompson, Bethpage 
Informant:  A. B. Lauderdale, Bethpage   


Name:  Mrs. Sarah Isbel
Place of Death:  District 7
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Widowed  
Date of Birth:  
Age:   79 years
Occupation:  Housekeeper
Birthplace:  E. Tenn.
Name of Father:  James Hudgens
Birthplace of Father:  E. Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  
Birthplace of Mother:  
Date of Death:  Feb. 2, 1917
Cause of Death: Mitral regurgitation
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Bush Cemetery
Date of Burial:  Feb 4, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: Jas. B. Cole, Goodlettsville
Informant:  R. L. Baker, Hendersonville   


Name:  John W. Durham
Place of Death:   District 11 
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married  
Date of Birth:  Jan. 7, 1862
Age:  55 years, 27 days
Occupation:  Trader
Birthplace:  New Roe, Ky.
Name of Father:  Wyatt Durham
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co.
Maiden Name of Mother: Margarite Bertrand
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co.
Date of Death:  Feb. 3, 1917
Cause of Death: Pneumonia
Length of Residence:  20 years; in state 44 years
Place of Burial:  Bethpage Grave yard
Date of Burial:  Feb. 4, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:   Yates, Bethpage  


Name:  Mrs. Mattie D. Anglea
Place of Death:   District 1, Castalian Springs
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status: Widowed  
Date of Birth:  Aug. 13, 1837
Age:  80 years, 5 months
Occupation:  Housekeeper
Birthplace:   Franklin, Tenn.
Name of Father:  Rev. Hardy M. Cryer
Birthplace of Father:  North Carolina
Maiden Name of Mother:  Susan Ann DuVal
Birthplace of Mother:  North Carolina
Date of Death:  Feb. 6, 1917
Cause of Death: Chronic Valvular Heart Disease
Length of Residence:  61 years; in state 61 years
Place of Burial:  Anglea Burial Ground
Date of Burial:  Feb 7, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  Mannie B. Anglea, Castailian Springs   


Name:  Agnes Velma Clendenning
Place of Death:  District 12, Westmoreland
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status: Single  
Date of Birth:  10-3-1915
Age:  1 year, 4 months, 4 days
Occupation:  nothing
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  Andrew Clendenning
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Ava Jiles
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:  2-7-1917
Cause of Death:  Eczema with measles, contributory
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  New Hope Cem.
Date of Burial:  Feb. 8, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: R. E. Thornton, Westmoreland
Informant:   R. E. Thornton, Westmoreland  


Name:  Martha Magaline Glascow
Place of Death:  District 7 
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status: Infant  
Date of Birth:  Feb. 3, 1917
Age:  3 days
Occupation:    
Birthplace:  Hendersonville, Tenn.
Name of Father:  Jess Glascow
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Berniece Pressley
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  Feb. 6, 1917
Cause of Death:  No physician
Length of Residence:  
Place of Burial:  Bush Cemetery
Date of Burial:  Feb. 7, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:
Informant:   Halem Pressley, Hendersonville  


Name:  Joe Nathan Cannon
Place of Death:  District 12
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Single  
Date of Birth:  Nov. 1, 1913
Age:  3 years, 3 months, 9 days
Occupation:  Nothing
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  Harris Cannon
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Pearlie Hodges
Birthplace of Mother:   Sumner Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:  2-10-1917
Cause of Death:  Measles followed by pneumonia
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  New Hope Cem.
Date of Burial: 2-11-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: R. E. Thornton, Westmoreland
Informant:  R. E. Thornton, Westmoreland   


Name:  Ophelia Bullock
Place of Death:  Gallatin
Sex:  Female
Race:  Colored
Marital Status:   Divorced 
Date of Birth:  1888
Age:  about 29
Occupation:  None; generally a cook
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  Henry Bullock
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Mary Whitesides
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:   Feb. 11, 1917
Cause of Death:  Phthises? Pulmonia
Length of Residence: 29 years
Place of Burial:  Family Graveyard, Scattersville
Date of Burial: Feb. 12, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Crow Bros., Scottsville, Ky.
Informant:  Charley Pursley, Gallatin   


Name:  Alfred Hall
Place of Death:  District 8, Cottontown
Sex:  Male
Race:  Colored
Marital Status:  Married 
Date of Birth:  1867
Age:  50 years
Occupation:  Farmer
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  Mose Hall
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Don't know
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  Feb. 13, 1917
Cause of Death: Broncho pneumonia
Length of Residence:  7 years; in state 50 years
Place of Burial:  Cottontown
Date of Burial:  Feb. 14, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  C. L. Crowder, Gallatin
Informant:  Eliza Hall, Cottontown   


Name:  Mae Dye
Place of Death:  District 12, Westmoreland
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married  
Date of Birth:  exact date unknown, 1893
Age:  24 years
Occupation:  Housekeeper
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  A. M. Keen
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Emily Caldwell
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:  2-13-1917
Cause of Death:  Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove
Date of Burial:  2-14-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: E. D. Stinson, Westmoreland
Informant:  Roy Keen, Westmoreland   


Name:  Willie May McDole
Place of Death:  District 12, Westmoreland
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status: Single  
Date of Birth:  Dec. 24, 1915
Age:  1 year, 2 month, 20 days
Occupation:  Nothing
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  Marlin McDole
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Jewel Bentle
Birthplace of Mother:  Macon Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:  2-14-1917
Cause of Death:  Acute Gastro-Intestinal Intoxication
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove Cem.
Date of Burial:  2-15-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: R. E. Thornton, Westmoreland
Informant:  Russell McDole, Westmoreland   


Name:  Mrs. Susan W. West
Place of Death:  District 12, Westmoreland
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married 
Date of Birth:  Aug. 9, 1847
Age:  70 years, 6 months, 17 days
Occupation:  House keeping
Birthplace:  Tenn. White Co.
Name of Father:  John Gaddis
Birthplace of Father:  Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Mary Gaddis
Birthplace of Mother:  Tenn.
Date of Death:  2-14-1917
Cause of Death:  Dysentery
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  New Hope Cem.
Date of Burial:  2-14-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: E. D. Stinson, Westmoreland 
Informant:   James West, Westmoreland  


Name:  Dennis Denning
Place of Death:  District 13
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married 
Date of Birth:  Sept. 23, 1869
Age:  47 years, 4 months, 22 days
Occupation:  Farmer
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  Granville Denning
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Littie Durham
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  Feb. 15, 1917
Cause of Death:  Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Length of Residence:  
Place of Burial:  Durham Burial Ground
Date of Burial: Feb.16, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: House & Bryan, Franklin, Ky. 
Informant:   Mrs. Donie Denning, Adolphus, Ky.  


Name:  Thomas Walton, Jr. 
Place of Death:  District 5
Sex:  Male
Race:  Colored
Marital Status:   Married 
Date of Birth:  Mar. 31, 1884
Age:  33 years, 10 months, 16 days
Occupation:  Poter  (
porter?)
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  Tom Walton
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Sallie Chapman
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  Feb. 16, 1917
Cause of Death:  Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Length of Residence:  33 years
Place of Burial:  Rocklin
Date of Burial: Feb. 18, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: C. L. Crowder, Gallatin
Informant:  Tom Walton, Rockland   


Name:  Willie Hix
Place of Death:  District 15
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Child 
Date of Birth:  April 18, 1907
Age:  10 years, 10 months, 28 days
Occupation:  Child
Birthplace:  Robertson Co.
Name of Father:  Albert Hix
Birthplace of Father:  Logan Co., Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Ada Gettinger
Birthplace of Mother:  Monecelo?, Ky.
Date of Death:  Feb. 17, 1917
Cause of Death:  (cannot read cause of death)
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Old Brush Cemetery
Date of Burial:  2-18-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: W. G. Wilkinson, Portland
Informant:  J. W. Hix, Cottontown   


Name:  Baby Unnamed Reddick
Place of Death:  District 17
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status: Single  
Date of Birth:  Feb. 18, 1917
Age:  none
Occupation:  
Birthplace:  
Name of Father:  Jas. P. Reddick  
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner
Maiden Name of Mother:  Callie Holmes
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner
Date of Death:  Feb. 18, 1917
Cause of Death:  Prematurity
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Mt. Vernon
Date of Burial:  Feb. 19, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: Simpson, Hodges, & Rippy, Bethpage
Informant:  J. P. Reddick, Bethpage   


Name:  Marshall Winfield Harper
Place of Death:  District 10, Scottsville Pike
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married  
Date of Birth:  April 6, 1875
Age:  41 years, 10 months, 12 days
Occupation:  Farmer
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  John Harper
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Williams
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  Feb. 19, 1917
Cause of Death:  Crupous Pneumonia
Length of Residence: at place of death, 1 year, 5 months.  In state, 8 years
Place of Burial:  Unreadable
Date of Burial:  Feb. 21, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Harris & North, Gallatin 
Informant:  Osburn Fry, Gallatin   


Name:  Millie Ann Lyatt? Perdue
Place of Death:  District 13
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status: Widowed  
Date of Birth:  Aug. 13, 1848
Age:  68 years, 6 months, 6 days
Occupation:  Wife
Birthplace:  Allen Co., Ky.
Name of Father:  Green Roberts
Birthplace of Father:  Allen Co., Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Mary Mohens
Birthplace of Mother:  Allen Co., Ky.
Date of Death:  Feb. 19, 1917
Cause of Death:  Fatty degenerations of the heart
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Boiling Springs Cemetery
Date of Burial:   Feb. 20, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  W. G. Wilkinson, Portland
Informant:  Mrs. Willie Lantis?, Fountain Head   


Name:  Monroe Cline
Place of Death:  District 17
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married  
Date of Birth:  13 June 1868
Age:  48 years, 8 months, 6 days
Occupation:  Farmer
Birthplace:  Sumner Co.
Name of Father:  John Cline
Birthplace of Father:  Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Bettie Riggs
Birthplace of Mother:  Tenn.
Date of Death:  Feb. 19, 1917
Cause of Death:  Pneumonia
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Fairfield
Date of Burial:  Feb. 21, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  A. F. Pearson, Scottsville, Ky. 
Informant:  J. H. Groves, Westmoreland   


Name:  Pollie Smith
Place of Death:  District 14
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Single  
Date of Birth:  Unknown
Age:  Supposed to be 85
Occupation:  None
Birthplace:  Clark Co., Ky.
Name of Father:  John Smith
Birthplace of Father:  Va.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Mary Cummins? 
Birthplace of Mother:  Ky.
Date of Death:  Feb. 19, 1917
Cause of Death:  Influenza
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Old Brush
Date of Burial:  Feb. 20, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  L. D. Wilkinson, Portland 
Informant:  J. M. Venters, Portland    


Name:  Kelly Sherley Pryor
Place of Death: District 10
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status: Single  
Date of Birth:  November 11, 1916
Age:  3 months, 9 days
Occupation:  
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  George Pryor
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Lela Satterfield
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  February 20, 1917
Cause of Death:  Died without medical attention
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Dry Fork Cemetery
Date of Burial: Feb. 21, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Simpson, Hodges, & Rippy, Bethpage 
Informant:  J. W. Pryor, Gallatin   


Name:  Mary Patrick
Place of Death:  District 12, Westmoreland
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Single  
Date of Birth:  Jan. 27, 1911
Age:  6 years, 25 days
Occupation:  Nothing
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  White Patrick
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother: Nancy Meadors
Birthplace of Mother:  Allen Co., Ky.
Date of Death:  2-22-1917
Cause of Death:  Pneumonia
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  New Hope Cem.
Date of Burial:  2-22-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: R. E. Thornton, Westmoreland
Informant:  White Patrick, Westmoreland  


Name:  Nathan Manners
Place of Death:  District 11
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Single  
Date of Birth:  Dec. 16, 1891
Age:  25 years, 2 months, 9 days
Occupation:  Gateman at Union Station
Birthplace:  Tenn.
Name of Father:  W. J. Manners
Birthplace of Father:  Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Nannie Hunter
Birthplace of Mother:  Tenn.
Date of Death:  Feb. 25, 1917
Cause of Death:  Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Date of Burial: (no date given)
Funeral Home or Undertaker:   Nashville
Informant:  None listed   


Name:  Thurmon Young Cannon
Place of Death:  District 12, Westmoreland
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status: Single  
Date of Birth:  Not known
Age:  about 1 year, 2 months
Occupation:  Nothing
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  Harris Cannon
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Pearlie Hodges
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:  2-3-1917
Cause of Death:  Measles & hooping cough
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  New Hope Cem.
Date of Burial:  Feb. 4, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  R. E. Thornton, Westmoreland 
Informant:  Eunice Thornton, Westmoreland   


Name:  Reuben Denb (Dearbull?) Brown
Place of Death:  Gallatin
Sex:  MAle
Race:  White
Marital Status: Married  
Date of Birth:  June ?, 1849
Age:  68 years
Occupation:  Rural R. Carrier
Birthplace:  Chipman, Tenn.
Name of Father:  Geo. Brown
Birthplace of Father:  Virginia
Maiden Name of Mother:  Miss Brown
Birthplace of Mother:  Virginia
Date of Death:  Feb. 25, 1917
Cause of Death: Pneumonia
Length of Residence: 20 years; In the state, 20 years.  Former residence - Texas
Place of Burial:  Gallatin, Tenn.
Date of Burial:  Feb. 26, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  Mrs. Chas. Lattemore, Gallatin   


Name:  Orvice Keen
Place of Death:  District 12, Westmoreland
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status: Single  
Date of Birth:  Feb. 25, 1917
Age:  1 day
Occupation:  Nothing  
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  Whit Keen
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Pearlie Graves
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:  Feb. 26, 1917
Cause of Death:  Imperfect development
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove
Date of Burial: 1-27-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker: E. D. Stinson
Informant:  E. D. Stinson, Westmoreland   


Name:  Mrs. Augusta A. Smith
Place of Death:  District 5, Hendersonville
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Widow  
Date of Birth:  Jan. 28, 1838
Age:  79 years, 1 month
Occupation:  Housekeeper
Birthplace:  Kentucky
Name of Father:  Obed Tracy
Birthplace of Father:  Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Martha Thompson 
Birthplace of Mother:  Ky.
Date of Death:  2-28-1917
Cause of Death: Cancer - Breast
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Springhill
Date of Burial:  2-28-1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Wilkerson & Co., Nashville
Informant:   Mrs. Lizzie Moore, Hendersonville  


Name:  Still Born Child of Elizabeth Anderson
Place of Death:  Gallatin
Sex:  Male
Race:  Col.
Marital Status:  Single  
Date of Birth:  Feb. 16, 1917
Age:  Still Born
Occupation:  None
Birthplace:  Gallatin, Tenn.
Name of Father:  not known
Birthplace of Father:  no data
Maiden Name of Mother:  Elizabeth Anderson
Birthplace of Mother:  Odums Bend, Sumner County
Date of Death:  Feb. 16, 1917
Cause of Death:  Still born
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Gallatin
Date of Burial: Feb. 17, 1917
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  None, cremated by W. N. Lackey, Gallatin 
Informant:  Mary Lueten, Gallatin   


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