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Sumner County, TN. Death Records
September, 1921

Source:  TSL&A Microfilm #134 , Vital Statistics
Death Records, Volume 53 - 56
Transcribed by Jan Barnes
©2005

Name:  Oscar Logan Latimer
Place of Death:  District 15
Sex:   Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married  
Date of Birth:  May 25, 1881
Age:   40 years, 3 months, 6 days
Occupation:  Farmer
Birthplace:  Sumner Co.
Name of Father:  A. D. Latimer
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Elizabeth Warren
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co.
Date of Death:  September 1, 1921
Cause of Death:  Typhoid Fever
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Warren Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 2, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  W. Bro. Wiseman, Portland
Informant:  A. D. Latimer, Cottontown 


Name:  Kittye Shelton
Place of Death:  District 5, Saundersville
Sex:  Female
Race:  Black
Marital Status:  Widow
Date of Birth:  August 18, 1841
Age:  80 years, 15 days
Occupation:  Housework
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  don't know
Birthplace of Father:  don't know
Maiden Name of Mother:  don't know
Birthplace of Mother:  don't know
Date of Death:  September 2, 1921
Cause of Death:  Malaria fever
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Avondale
Date of Burial:  September 3, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Moore, Crowder, & Malone, Gallatin
Informant:  Jas. S. Shelton, Saundersville 


Name:  William Branham
Place of Death:  Male
Sex:  White
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married
Date of Birth:  March 11, 1836
Age:  85 years, 5 months, 23 days
Occupation:  Retired farmer
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  Renold Branham
Birthplace of Father:  Va.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Horseley
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  September 3, 1921
Cause of Death:  Carcinoma of Bladder
Length of Residence:  60 years at place of death; in state all of life
Place of Burial:  Dry Fork Church
Date of Burial:  September 4, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  J. S. Branham, Gallatin 


Name:  Martha Eurlin Briley
Place of Death:  District 15
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Widowed
Date of Birth:  April 22, 1841
Age:  80 years, 4 months, 11 days
Occupation:  Retired
Birthplace:  Robertson Co.
Name of Father:  James Brinkly
Birthplace of Father:  North Carolina
Maiden Name of Mother:  Martha Hester
Birthplace of Mother:  North Carolina
Date of Death:  September 3, 1921
Cause of Death:  she had been in very poor health for a long time and had no doctor
                              in her last days.
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Briley Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 4, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Wilkinson Bros. & Wiseman, Portland
Informant:  J. W. Briley, Cottontown 


Name:  Harold Link Shaub
Place of Death:  Portland, Tennessee
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Infant
Date of Birth:  August 24, 1921
Age:  11 days
Occupation:  None
Birthplace:  Tenn.
Name of Father:  R. E. Shaub
Birthplace of Father:  Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Mable V. Luton
Birthplace of Mother:  Tenn.
Date of Death:  September 3, 1921
Cause of Death:  This was a seven month child and lived only 10 days.  I can not
                              give any other cause of death.
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Nashville, Tenn.
Date of Burial:  September 5, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Hulsch-Johnson-Charlton Co., City
Informant:  R. E. Shaub, Nashville, Tenn. 


Name:  Willie Die
Place of Death:  District 5, Saundersville
Sex:  Male
Race:  Colored
Marital Status:  Married
Date of Birth:  don't know, 1866
Age:  55 years
Occupation:  Railroad
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  Henry Dye
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Millie Willis
Birthplace of Mother:  Tenn.
Date of Death:  September 5, 1921
Cause of Death:  Cardio Renal.  I had not examined the patient for some time but suppose
                              death was due to the above ___?
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Rockland
Date of Burial:  September 7, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Moore, Crowder, & Malone, Gallatin
Informant:  Mallie Die, Hendersonville 


Name:  Steve Duncan
Place of Death:  District 11, Bethpage
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Widowed
Date of Birth:  February 6, 1833
Age:  88 years
Occupation:  Farmer
Birthplace:  Tenn.
Name of Father:  Pleasant Duncan
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Not given
Birthplace of Mother:  Not given
Date of Death:  September 5, 1921
Cause of Death:  Paralysis
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial
Date of Burial:
Funeral Home or Undertaker:
Informant: John Duncan, Bethpage


Name:  Pendora Hubbard
Place of Death:  District 16
Sex:  Female
Race:  Colored
Marital Status:  Widowed
Date of Birth:  September 10, 1886
Age:  35 years, 3 months
Occupation:  Housekeeper
Birthplace:  Davidson Co.
Name of Father:  Nathan Collier
Birthplace of Father:  Ala.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Julia Collier
Birthplace of Mother:  Ga.
Date of Death:  September 10, 1921
Cause of Death:  No physician in charge.  Supposed to be Tuberculosis of Lungs
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Mitchel Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 11, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Wilkinson Bros. Wiseman, Portland
Informant:  Rosa Johnson, Portland 


Name:  J. B. Satterfield
Place of Death:  District 14
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:
Date of Birth:  April 18, 1919  
Age:  2 years, 4 months, 24 days
Occupation:  None
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Name of Father:  Dave Saterfield
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Jenettie Spears
Birthplace of Mother:  Alen Co., Kentucky
Date of Death:  September 12, 1921
Cause of Death:  Unknown natural cause
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Paterson Semitary
Date of Burial:  September 13, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Hodges & Meadow, Bethpage
Informant:  Mr. Spears, Bethpage 


Name:  William Henry Drake
Place of Death:  District 7
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Widower
Date of Birth:  Jay. 25, 1852
Age:  69 years, 7 months, 17 days
Occupation:  Farmer
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  J. B. Drake
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Reed
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  September 18, 1921
Cause of Death:  found dead, no doctor in charge
Length of Residence:  at place of death - 27 years, 6 months, in state all of life
Place of Burial:  Beech Gr. yard
Date of Burial:  September 13, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  J. B. Drake, Hendersonville, Tenn. 


Name:  Robert Odell Franklin
Place of Death:  Gallatin
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Infant
Date of Birth:  September 12, 1921
Age:
Occupation:  Infant
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  H. E. Franklin
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Keen
Birthplace of Mother:  Ky.
Date of Death:  September 12, 1921
Cause of Death:  prematurely at 7 months
Length of Residence:  5 hrs.
Place of Burial:  Gallatin Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 12, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  Horace E. Franklin, Gallatin 


Name:  Mollie Harrison Schamberger
Place of Death:  District 3, Gallatin
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married
Date of Birth:  Mar. 24, 1862
Age:  59 years, 5 months, 20 days
Occupation:  housekeeper
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  Dr. J. W. Harrison
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Mary Elisabeth Cocke
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co.
Date of Death:  September 14, 1921
Cause of Death:  Tetanus;  no wound discovered, location of infectory organes not found.
Length of Residence:  at place of death, 30 years; in state all of life
Place of Burial:  Gallatin Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 15, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  W. G. Schamberger, Gallatin, Tenn. 


Name:  Robert Whitefield Stewart
Place of Death:  District 7
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married
Date of Birth:  November 12, 1886
Age:  35 years
Occupation:  Lawyer
Birthplace:  Ky.
Name of Father:  Jasper Stewart
Birthplace of Father:  Unknown
Maiden Name of Mother:  Lilburn?
Birthplace of Mother:  Unknown
Date of Death:  September 15, 1921
Cause of Death:  Broncho pneumonia
Length of Residence:  at place of death, 12 days.  in state 10 months, 28 days
                                      former resident of Ada, Okla
Place of Burial:  Beech Grave yard
Date of Burial:  September 16, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  Mrs. Robert W. Stewart, Hendersonville 


Name:  Florence E. Foster
Place of Death:  Gallatin
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Widow
Date of Birth:  November 29, 1857
Age:  63 years, 8 months, 7 days
Occupation:  House keeper & dress maker
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  Enloe
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  September 22, 1921
Cause of Death:  Edema of Lungs
Length of Residence:  20 years at place of death; in state all of life
Place of Burial:  Gallatin Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 24, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  Mrs. Flora Cantell, Gallatin 


Name:  Louise Virgina Moore
Place of Death:  District 10
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Widow
Date of Birth:  September 15, 1844
Age:  77 years, 9 days
Occupation:  Retired housekeeper
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Name of Father:  Thos. Crenshaw
Birthplace of Father:  Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother:  Carr
Birthplace of Mother:  Tennessee
Date of Death:  September 24, 1921
Cause of Death:  Angina Pectoris
Length of Residence:  30 years; in state all of life
Place of Burial:  Bethpage G. Y.
Date of Burial:  September 26, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Harris & North, Gallatin
Informant:  Edward Moore, Gallatin 


Name:  Sallie Ann Biggs
Place of Death:  District 15
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Married
Date of Birth:  June 10, 1855
Age:  66 years, 3 months, 14 days
Occupation:  Wife
Birthplace:  Robertson Co.
Name of Father:  James Byrum
Birthplace of Father:  Robertson Co.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Martha Stone
Birthplace of Mother:  Robertson Co.
Date of Death:  September 24, 1921
Cause of Death:  I seen her just a little while before she died; mytral regurgitation just a few hours.
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Hall Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 25, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Wilkinson Bros. Wiseman, Portland
Informant:  S. T. Biggs, Fountain Head 


Name:  R. M. Joe Fanet
Place of Death:  District 14, South Tunnel
Sex:  Boy
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Child
Date of Birth:  May 16, 1920
Age:  1 year, 4 months, 8 days
Occupation:  None
Birthplace:  Chattanooga, Tenn.
Name of Father:  R. M. Fanet
Birthplace of Father:  South Carolina
Maiden Name of Mother:  Flancie? Jordan
Birthplace of Mother:  Tenn.
Date of Death:  September 24, 1921
Cause of Death:  Ileo colitis
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Bushes Chapel
Date of Burial:  September 25, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Wilkinson Bros. Wiseman, Portland
Informant:  L. C. Choat, Fountain Head 


Name:  J. T. Brigance
Place of Death:  District 15
Sex:  Male
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Single
Date of Birth:  November 23, 1913
Age:  8 years, 10 months, 4 days
Occupation:  School boy
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  J. T. Brigance
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Fannie Russell
Birthplace of Mother:  Smith Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:  September 27, 1921
Cause of Death:  Diphtheria or as a result of a diphtheric infection
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Brigance Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 28, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Wilkinson Bros. Wiseman, Portland
Informant:  J. T. Brigance, Cotton Town 


Name:  Gladis Burn Barow
Place of Death:  District 16
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Single
Date of Birth:  September 13, 1905
Age:  18 years, 0 months, 14 days
Occupation:  Scool girl
Birthplace:  Simpson Co., Ky.
Name of Father:  R. P. Barrow
Birthplace of Father:  Simpson Co., Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Maude ____?
Birthplace of Mother:  Simpson Co., Ky.
Date of Death:  September 27, 1921
Cause of Death:  Typhoid Fever
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  Portland Cemetery
Date of Burial:  September 29, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  Wilkinson Bros. & Wiseman, Portland
Informant:  R. P. Barrow, Portland 


Name:   Watsen, Infant (Child Strother Watsen) 
Place of Death:  District 3
Sex:  Female
Race:  White
Marital Status:  Single
Date of Birth:  September 1, 1921
Age:  Stillborn
Occupation:  None
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Name of Father:  Strother Watsen
Birthplace of Father:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother:  Mary Elizabeth Wylie
Birthplace of Mother:  Sumner Co., Tenn.
Date of Death:  September 1, 1921
Cause of Death:  Stillborn
Length of Residence:
Place of Burial:  On premises
Date of Burial:  September 1, 1921
Funeral Home or Undertaker:  None Parents, Gallatin
Informant:  W. N. Lackey, Gallatin 


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