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1860 Sumner County, TN
Mortality Schedule

Districts 11 - 19
Pages 553, 554 & 555

Transcribed by Joan Pruett
© February 2001

Page 553

Line Name of person who died Age Sex Color Free/ Slave Married/ Widowed Place of Birth Month of birth Occupation Cause of death Days ill
1 Hickerson, David 24 M       TN July Farmer flux 6 days
2 Harper, Thomas 6 M       TN July   flux 13 days
3 Henry, William 81 M     M NC July Farmer flux 7 days
4 Taylor 6 M B S   TN July Servant flux 13 days
5 Carley 2 M B S   TN June   inflam. of brain 2 wks
6 Charley 8/12 M B S   TN Oct.   inflam. of brain 1 wk
7 Tim 36 M B S   NC July   flux 3 wks
8 Harris, William T. 2 M       TN June Farmer fits 4 days
9 Sammy 4/12 M B S   TN Feb. Slave croup 4 hrs.
10 Betsy 3 F B S   TN May Slave whooping cough 2 wks
11 Jane 2 F B S   TN May Slave dropsy of brain 1 wk
12 Tawney 33 F B S   TN Feb.   scrofula 6 mos
13 West, Catherine 28 F     M TN May   consumption 5 mos
14 Vance, Mary E. 16 F       TN Sep.   spider bite 1 day
15 Key, Westly 1/12 M       TN Feb.   not known  
16 Sarah 9 F B S   TN Mar. House servant consumption 6 mos
17 Bradley, James F. 1 M       TN Sep.   dropsy of brain 8 days
18 White, Nancy 2 F       TN Aug.   scarlet fever 6 days
19 White, John W. 10/12 M       TN Jan.   scarlet fever 6 wks
20 White, Thos 86 M     M NC Aug. Farmer old age 3 wks
21 Sam 83 M B S   NC Apr. Farm servt. dropsy 3 mos
22 Harriet 17 F B S   TN Apr. House servt. not known 6 hrs
23 Wash 35 M B S   TN Apr. Field hand typhoid fever 10 days
24 Dora 7/12 F B S   TN Mar.   whooping cough 3 wks
25 Bush, Alice 29 F     M TN June   cold 8 wks
26 Barber, George 1 M       TN Aug.   pneumonia 2 wks
27 Dunn, Margaret M. 2 F       TN July   typhoid fever 1 day
28 Garrison, James 16 M       TN Jan.   pneumonia 15 days
29 Roney, Darotha 45 F     M TN Feb.   ereciphelas 8 days
30 Gilbert, Bennetta 25 F     M TN May   neuralgia 7 days
31 Johnson, William S. 1 M       TN June   scarlet fever 7 days
32 Graves, Tennessee 26 F     M TN Oct.   child bed fever 3 days
33 Infant 1 F B S   TN May Slave croup 1 day
34 Barnett, Erasmus 10/12 M       TN Oct.   croup 3 days
35 Johnson, Eli A. 1 M         Apr.   thrash 13 days

Page 554

Line Name of person who died Age Sex Color Free/ Slave Married/ Widowed Place of Birth Month of birth Occupation Cause of death Days ill
1 Sallie 35 F B S   not kn. May Slave not known 10 days
2 John 40 M B S   TN Apr. Field hand scrofula 18 mos
3 Douglas, Eliza 2 F       TN Mar.   cold 4 days
4 Edwards, Berry 90 M     M NC Sep. Farmer apoplexy suddenly
5 Tom 2 M B S   TN Mar.   fever 7 days
6 Duke, Thomas 60 M       NC Dec. Farmer quinsy 8 days
7 Stone, James 22 M       TN Nov. Farmer white swelling 5 yrs
8 Henry 4/12 M B S   TN Jan.   smothered  
9 Infant 1/12 M B S   TN May   croup 2 days
10 Peter 37 M B S   TN May Farmer pneumonia 5 wks
11 Edwards, Amira 15 F       TN Jan.   consumption 1 yr
12 Infant 1/12 F B S   TN Oct.   smothered  
13 Morgan, Charles 73 M     M TN Mar. Farmer paralysis 20 hrs
14 Ellen 1 F B S   TN July   not known 2 wks
15 Dianna 1 F B S   TN Aug.   tooth fever 5 mos
16 Dinning, James 45 M     M TN Jan. Farmer inflam.of stomach 6 wks
17 Betsy 45 F B S   TN Sep. House servant consumption 4 mos
18 Charles 55 M B S   TN Mar. Field hand kidney disease 6 wks
19 Campbell, Colin 68 M     W TN Mar. Farmer apoplexy 4 wks
20 Eliza 12 F B S   TN June House servant consumption 6 mos
21 Hughes, Infant of 1/12 F       TN Feb.   croup 3 days
22 Osbrook, James 7 M       TN Jan.   flux 9 days
23 Sarver, Mary 63 F     M TN Aug.   dispepsia 6 yrs
24 Sarah 36 F B S   TN Aug. House servant child bed fever 3 wks
25 Mays, Matthew 60 M       NC June Farmer typhoid fever 3 mos
26 Perdue, Frank 20 M       TN Dec. Farmer accidentally shot  
27 Alfred 46 M B S   TN June Field hand spider bite 9 days
28 Patsy 16 F B S   TN July House servant fever 4 days
29 Nimrod 40 M B S   VA Apr. Black smith consumption 12 yrs
30 Defreese, Delia 2 F       TN May   croup 3 days
31 Owens, Amanda 48 F       TN July   flux 7 days
32 Mary 30 F B S   TN Jan. House servant child bed fever 1 day
33 Child, Negro 3/12 F B S   TN Apr.   scrofula 2 mos
34 Richmond, Robt. 3 M       TN June   killed by fall off scaffold  
35 Infant 6/12 F B S   TN June   croup 2 wks

Page 555

Line Name of person who died Age Sex Color Free/ Slave Married/ Widowed Place of Birth Month of birth Occupation Cause of death Days ill
1 Duffer, Joseph E. 22 M     M TN Apr. Cooper typhoid fever 2 wks
2 Hobdy, Lewis 34 M     M KY May Cooper consumption 6 mos
3 White, Sarah J. 3/12 F       TN June   cholera inflam. 6 mos
4 Anderson, Sarah 1/6 F       TN Feb.   unknown 3 mos
5 Stinson, Sarah L. 25 F     M VA Oct.   consumption 1 yr
6 White, Martha 2/12 F       TN May   bold hives 14 days
7 Gillam, Francis 10/12 F       TN July   inflam. of head 2 wks
8 Cready, Elvira 5/12 F       TN June   ereciphelas 2 wks
9 Reddick, Martha 43 F       TN Feb.   consumption 1 yr
10 Martin, Sarah 68 F     W NC Dec.   palsy 6 days
11 Rippey, Mary 74 F     M SC Oct.   dropsy 1 mo
12 Graves, Martha 22 F     M TN June   cold 3 wks
13 Trout, Penelope 48 F     M TN Mar.   consumption 3 mos
14 Walker, Martha 7 F       TN May   typhoid fever 2 wks
15 Gaines, Rebecca 6 F       TN July   flux 10 days
16 Barnard, Erasmus 1 M       TN Nov.   hives 5 days
17 Walker, William 6/12 M       TN Dec.   inflam. of brain 2 wks
18 Hollis, Jessie 40 M     M TN Sep. Farmer inflam. of brain 7 days
19 Guthrie, Jennet 85 F     W NC Nov.   fever & old age 6 yrs
20 Robb, O. M. 1/12 F       TN Sep.   jaundice 1 mo
21 Wilkerson, Cynthia 40 M     M TN Sep.   neuralgia 5 days
22 Biggs, Margaret 39 F     M TN Jan.   inciphelas 9 days
23 Roney, Carol 30 M       TN Feb. Farmer consumption 5 mos
24 Blood, Catherine 11/12 F       Ireland Dec.   croup 1 day
25 Moore, Iabella 23 F     M TN July   typhoid fever 3 wks
26 Marlin, Margaret 50 F     W TN Oct.   inflam. of lungs 2 mos


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