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Carney Cemetery (Mayo Cemetery)

Carney Cemetery, Davidson County, Tennessee

WC-51:  NASHVILLE, DAVIDSON COUNTY, TN.  Clarksville Pike
 
13 TOMBSTONES WITH INSCRIPTIONS
14  FIELDSTONES
 
CARNEY
Front Inscription:  CARNEY/ JOSEPH ELVIN, JR./ 1935/ 1935/  LILLIAN CASSANDRA/ 1937/ 1937/ MARTIN VINCENT/ DEC. 29, 1938/ DEC. 30, 1938/ INFANTS OF JOE AND LILLIAN CARNEY
 
CARNEY        Born: 1902       Died: 1994
Front Inscription: IZONA MAY CARNEY/ JAN. 21, 1902/ MAY 14, 1994
Footstone: Yes Footstone Inscription: Mother
 
CARNEY        Born: 1900       Died: 1937
Front Inscription: LESLIE W. CARNEY/ APR. 12, 1900/ SEPT. 22, 1937
 
BINKLEY       Born: 1851       Died: 1914
Front Inscription: MARY ANN/ BINKLEY/ BORN/ MAR. 31, 1851/ DIED/ FEB. 25, 1914/ HER HAPPY SOUL/ HAS WINGED ITS WAY/ TO OUR PURE BRIGHT/ ETERNAL DAY
Footstone: Yes Footstone Inscription: MAB
 
CARNEY        Born: 1875       Died: 1920
Front Inscription: NANCY L. CARNEY/ JUNE 19, 1875/ MAR. 20, 1920
 
CARNEY        Born: 1896       Died: 1912
Front Inscription: HARRY/ SON OF/ H. V. & NANCY/ CARNEY/ MAR. 9, 1896/ NOV. 15, 1912/ GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN
 
CARNEY        Born: 1873       Died: 1931
Front Inscription: HARRY VALENTINE/ CARNEY/ FEB. 8, 1873/ JUNE 7, 1931
 
CARNEY        Born: 1912       Died: 1936
Front Inscription: CHARLIE C. CARNEY/ MAY 14, 1912/ JULY 31, 1936
 
FRENSLEY     Born: 1934       Died: 1934
Front Inscription: E. J. FRENSLEY/ BORN MAY 29, 1934. DIED AT BIRTH
 
CARNEY       
Front Inscription:  CARNEY/ MATTIE C./ 1852 – 1931/ GEORGE W./ 1849 – 1927/ SARAH M. 1852 – 1875
Footstone: Yes Footstone Inscription: None
 
MAYO            Born: 1869       Died: 1873
Front Inscription: SUSA MAYO/ BORN/ AUG. 7, 1869/ DIED/ JULY 4, 1873/ SHE HAS GONE TO BE/ EDUCATED IN THE LANGU/ AGE OF ANGELS
 
CAMPBELL   
Front Inscription: CAMPBELL/ JOHN POLK, JR./ JAN. 20, 1849/ NOV. 28, 1931/ SARAH CHERRY/ APR. 13, 1851/ FEB. 25, 1928/  WED  SEPT. 20, 1869
 
DURARD        Born: 1865       Died: 1906
Front Inscription: TO MY MOTHER/ JOSEPHINE/ DURARD/ BORN/ OCT. 3, 1865/ DIED/ MAR. 15, 1906/ HER SPIRIT SMILES FROM/ THAT BRIGHT SHORE. AND/ ONLY WHISPERS WEEP/ NO MORE
 
 
SITE SURVEYED  FEBRUARY 4, 2005

Cemetery Survey Volunteers Gene Gordon Carney and Jim Cohron re-visited the cemetery and made this report. 

Family members call this cemetery "Mayo Cemetery."

Family history information:
    Nancy L. Carney (1875-1920)  Nancy Louella Carney
    Charles C. Carney (1912-1936)  Charles Carrol Carney
    Sarah M. (1852-1875) Sarah Jane Mayo Carney was 1st wife of George W. Carney
    Mattie C. Carney (1852-1931) Martha Susan Jane Augusta Cherry Carney was 2nd wife of George W. Carney
 
Carney genealogical research, by Gene Gordon Carney, added to the Carney (Mayo) Cemetery Research files at Metro Archives.

Additions to the Carney (Mayo) Cemetery website listing.  6-13-2013
 
                                               
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