Cage Family Graveyard
Tombstone Inscriptions

Contributed and Transcribed by
DeAnne A. Shelley
© 2001

Note: The following cemetery record comes from TSL&A
Microfilm #81 Historical Records Project,
Official Project No. 65-44-1499.
Copied under Work's Progress Administration
by Mrs. Alice Guthrie in 1936 & 1937

Cemetery, located in lot of place knows as Dr. C. Robbins 8 miles from Gallatin, TN on Cages Bend Road.
(Note by DP: Book by Snider & Yorgason give the following directions, "5 mi SW of Gallatin on Hwy 31E; than 2 9/10 mi S on Cages Bend Road....")

Sophia W. Franklin born Nov. 25, 1809, Died Dec. 22, 1833.

Orvillel Cage, born Aug. 30, 1800, died Oct. 5, 1859. "He was the friend of God & Man."
(Note by DP: Book by Snider & Yorgason have the first name as Orville.)

Louisa Cage, born Mar. 22, 1821, died Oct. 30, 1840. Married Oct. 18, 1838.
"Was a tender and devoted wife, Mother of three children and for six years an acceptable member of the Methodist Church."

Reuben Cage, born July 22, 1772, died June 30, 1853.

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