Rebecca Shivers and Wm. D. Dorris MD. – Tombstone Inscription


Dorris, Rebecca Shivers
Dorris, Wm. D., M.D.
Section 20
ID # 200127 

Rebecca Shivers
Wife of
W. D. Dorris
Jan. 9, 1810
Sept. 22, 1881 

Wm. D. Dorris, M.D.
Aug. 23, 1802
Jan. 30, 1892
Surgeon of 1st Tenn.
Regt Florida 1836
And the 1st Tenn.
Reg’t Mexico 1846 

1908 Plat: Rebecca S. & Wm. D. Dorris
               Section 20 WP Lot 11
1909 List: Lot owner Wm. D. Dorris
Interment Index: 9-24-1881 Rebecca Dorris
Nashville Death Index (1874-1913) 1-30-1892
             W.D. Dorris

Interment Book: 5-30-1892 W. D. Dorris
Smith 1908 & Garrett: Same as Recorded 2006

Research Update: 1-12-2009

Click on image to read article about Dr. Dorris
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After 2009 Restoration

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Copy of article at left from The Daily American, April 23, 1888, courtesy of
P. Duncan Callicott