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Whittemore-Black Cemetery

AN-63:  NASHVILLE, DAVIDSON COUNTY, TN.  BELL ROAD
 
6 TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTIONS
 
BLACK           Born: 1876       Died: 1883
Front Inscription:  DAVIE/ LITTLE SON OF/ J. L. & MARY A. BLACK/ BORN/ FEB. 23, 1876/ DIED/ FEB. 14, 1883/ I AM WAITING FOR YOU
Footstone: Yes Footstone Inscription: DB
 
BLACK           Born: 1838       Died: 1899
Front Inscription: IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE/ JAMES L. BLACK/ BORN/ JAN. 1, 1838/ DIED/ JAN. 19, 1899/ WE MISS THY KIND AND WILLING HAND/ THY KIND AND EARNEST CARE/ OUR HOME IS DARK WITHOUT THEE/ WE MISS THEE EVERYWHERE
Footstone: Yes Footstone Inscription: JLB
 
BLACK           Born: 1847       Died: 1926
Front Inscription: MARY ANN/ BLACK/ DEC. 17, 1847/ MAY 2, 1926/ FOREVER WITH THE LORD
 
MINTON        Born: 1887       Died: 1889
Front Inscription: BENNIE FRANK/ LITTLE SON OF/ R. E. & GERTRUDE/ MINTON/ BORN AUG. 8, 1887/ DIED JULY 24, 1889/ OUR LITTLE ANGEL IS STANDING AT THE BEAUTIFUL GATE, SAYING: I’M PAPPIE’S BABY, MAMMIE
Footstone: Yes Footstone Inscription: BFM
 
WHITTEMORE          Born: 1865                   Died: 1888
Front Inscription: B. H. WHITTEMORE/ BORN JUNE 10, 1865/ DIED JULY 26, 1888/ AGE 23
 
WHITTEMORE          Born: ?             Died: 1889
Front Inscription: JOHN WHITTEMORE/ BORN FEB. 29, 18??/ DIED/ ?? 1889
 
 
SITE SURVEYED  APRIL 29, 2000
 
Additional Information.   Georgiana McConnell submitted to the Davidson County Cemetery Survey project, during September  2001,  the names of three Whittemore family members buried without markers in the Whittemore-Black Cemetery:
    William Whittemore  Dec. 12, 1853 – July 12, 1855
    Martha Whittemore  June 6, 1858 – Sept. 8, 1858
    C. E. Whittemore  June 2, 1862 – Dec. 18, 1867
 
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