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Martha "Patsy" Sommerville
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Birth: 1798
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1879
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

One of 6 children. Martha was born the year the Sommerville family moved from Palmyra to Nashville. It is unknown whether she was born in Nashville or Palmyra. Martha never married. She lived at home with her father in until his death. Her brother John H. married and moved to Montgomery Alabama. Her brothers G.W. and Maxwell fought in the war of 1812.In the 1850's she was boarding at the St. Cloud Hotel. She can be found in the 1870 census still living in Nashville with her niece Lizzie Young. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Sommerville (1770 - 1846)
  Elizabeth Chisholm Sommerville (1778 - 1815)
 
 Siblings:
  Caroline H Sommerville Young (1797 - 1822)*
  Martha Sommerville (1798 - 1879)
  John Hancock Sommerville (1800 - 1840)*
  Pierce Butler Sommerville (1802 - 1838)*
  Maxwell Sommerville (1803 - ____)*
  George W Sommerville (1805 - 1823)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
unmarked
 
Burial:
Nashville City Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Section 28NE Lot 51
 
Maintained by: connie jansen
Originally Created by: kimshockey (reb) (inacti...
Record added: Jul 06, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9051897
Martha Patsy Sommerville
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You had Lizzie write to my G'G'Grandfather Robert A. Sommerville letting him know that you feared his brother had been lost at sea in the Great Havana Hurricane of 1846. Your letter resurfaced after sitting in an envelope for over 50 yrs.
- Connie Sommerville Jansen
 Added: Sep. 9, 2014
 
 
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