TENSION CEMETERY (REMOVED)
(PRIOR TO PERCY PRIEST LAKE & DAM CONSTRUCTION)
PP-11: NASHVILLE, DAVIDSON COUNTY, TN. Relocated in 1966.
U. S. Corps of Engineers removed the Tension Cemetery (#11), Davidson County, prior to the construction of Percy Priest Lake and Dam. Re-interments took place at Mt. Juliet Cemetery, Wilson County, TN., in Memorial Gardens Section 2. Corps recorded the following names and death dates:
Tension, T. No date
Tension, Abner. No date
22 Unknown. Graves without markers.
Original location of the Tension 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”