Benton-Douglass-Sevier Mausoleum

Nashville City Cemetery
Section 11.2 ID # 110195
Section 11 EP Lot 1 (1908 Plat Map)
Located on Benton Lot. Corner of City & Pine Avenues

City Cemetery Lot Card for Section 11 EP Lot 1
Lot Size 24½ x 40
Deed No. 384 Deed Book No. 1
Lot Owner Mary Ann Benton & John W. Martin
Date Sold Aug. 20, 1847

 

Inscriptions on marker inside Mausoleum (2005)

Mary Benton Douglass Sevier
Widow of T. F. Sevier
Born May 22, 1838
Died November 30, 1929

Mary Childress Benton
Widow of Col. Jesse Benton
Born April 24, 1797
Died May 30, 1881

Minerva Hulme Douglass
Widow of Gen. Kelsey Douglass
Born October 20, 1812
Died May 30, 1887

Marion Sevier
Wife of Col. Granville Sevier
Born February 26, 1888
Died August 28, 1928



After 2009 Restoration


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Persons with family history, records and obituaries are encouraged to email the City Cemetery at info@thenashvillecitycemetery.org.

Report: 1-15-2010

The Nashville City Cemetery Association, Inc.
P.O. Box 150733
Nashville, TN 37215

 2006 - Nashville City Cemetery Association

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