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Methodist Monument (Vanderbilt University)

Methodist Monument, Davidson County, Tennessee

NW-32: NASHVILLE, DAVIDSON COUNTY, TN, VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY CAMPUS, 21ST AVE. SOUTH
 
1 MONUMENT
 
SOULE & MCKENDREE
Front inscription: JOSHUA SOULE:/ BORN AUGUST 1ST 1781/ ORDAINED BISHOP MAY 28TH 1824/ DIED MARCH 6TH 1867/ WILLIAM MCKENDREE: BORN JULY 6TH 1757/ ORDAINED BISHOP MAY 18TH 1808/ DIED MARCH 5TH 1835
 
GARLAND Born: 1810 Died: 1895
Front inscription: LANDON CABELL/ GARLAND, LL.D./ BORN MAR. 21, 1810/ DIED FEB. 12, 1895/ FIRST CHANCELLOR OF/ VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY/ 1875 - 1893/ HE RESTS FROM HIS LABORS/ AND HIS WORKS DO FOLLOW HIM.
Footstone: YES Footstone inscription: LANDON CABELL/ GARLAND, LL.D./ BORN MAR. 21, 1810/ DIED FEB. 12, 1895/ FIRST CHANCELLOR OF/ VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY/ 1875 - 1893/ HE RESTS FROM HIS LABORS/ AND HIS WORKS DO FOLLOW HIM.
 
MCTYEIRE
Front inscription: AMELIA TOWNSEND/ WIFE OF/ BISHOP H. N. MCTYEIRE/ BORN NOV 12 1827/ DIED JAN 14 1891/ A SILENT BUT GOLDEN LINK/ IN THE CHAIN THAT BOUND/ THIS UNIVERSITY TO METHODISM/ H. N. MCTYEIRE/ BORN JULY 28, 1824/ ORDAINED BISHOP 1866/ FIRST PREST. BD. OF TRUST/ DIED FEB. 15, 1889/ A LEADER OF MEN/ A LOVER OF CHILDREN
 
SUMMERS Born: 1812 Died: 1882
Front inscription: T. O. SUMMERS, D. D. LL. D/ BORN OCT 11TH 1812/ DIED MAY 6TH 1882/ MY BODY WITH MY CHARGE LAY DOWN/ AND CEASE AT ONCE TO WORK & LIVE
Footstone: YES Footstone inscription: T. O. SUMMERS, D. D. LL. D/ BORN OCT 11TH 1812/ DIED MAY 6TH 1882/ MY BODY WITH MY CHARGE LAY DOWN/ AND CEASE AT ONCE TO WORK & LIVE
 
SITE SURVEYED JUNE 3, 2002
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