HURT CEMETERY

   HURT CEMETERY (REMOVED)
                        (PRIOR TO PERCY PRIEST LAKE & DAM CONSTRUCTION)
 
PP-22:  NASHVILLE, DAVIDSON COUNTY, TN.  Relocated in 1966.
 
U. S. Corps of Engineers removed the Hurt Cemetery  (#22), Davidson County,  prior to the construction of  Percy Priest Lake and Dam.  Re-interments took place at Mt. Juliet Cemetery, Wilson County, TN.,  in Section S, with the exception of five removals, listed below, two removals to Mt. Olivet Cemetery, two removals to Donelson Cemetery and one removal to Clement Cemetery.  Corps recorded the following names and death dates:
 
Hurt, Josiah.  1864
Hurt, Josiah.  No date
Hurt, Sarah F. 1932
Hurt, Ben F. 1936
Hurt, Rurie M. Hessey. 1920
Hurt, Z. T. 1888
Wright, Aubrey H.  No date
Wright, Ellen S.  1898
Wright, Sarah H.  No date
Wright, A. F.  No date
Hurt, Elizabeth. 1868
Hurt, Banjamin. 1859
Miers, L. A. 1888
Hurt, Ben.  No date
Hurt, Joe.  No date  (Removed to Mt. Olivet Cemetery)
Hurt, Ira.  No date  
Hurt, Miller.  No date  (Removed to Mt. Olivet Cemetery)
Hurt, Martha B.  1917
Hurt, John.  1913
Hurt, Maggie.  1879
Binkley, Almeada E. H.  1915
Binkley, Pleasant H.  1927
Benson, George W.  1906  (Removed to Donelson Cemetery)
Benson, John M. 1881  (Removed to Donelson Cemetery)
Hurt, Thomas Henry.  1926  (Removed to Clement Cemetery)
Hurt, Jennie.  No date
27 Unknown.  Graves without markers.
 
Original location of the Hurt Cemetery may be found on    www.topozone.com/viewmaps.asp    
(Available in 2004)
 
For additional historical information on the Percy Priest Dam and Lake Project, click-on “Percy Priest. Cemeteries Removed”                                                       

Report.  4-30-2004

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