Richard Claiborne Napier – Tombstone Inscription

Napier, Richard Claiborne
Section 28.51
ID # 280905 

In Memory of
Richard Claiborne Napier
A Native of Virginia
For the last thirty five years
A Citizen of this State
And known as one of the oldest
Iron Masters of Middle Tennessee
Departed life on the
10th of March 1834
in the 61st Year of his Age.
(Left side of inscription cracked off) 

1908 Plat: R.C. Napier
                Section 28 NE Lot 28
1909 List: Lot owner J.R. Napier
Recorded 2006 with Additions (Smith 1908 & Garrett)

War of 1812
Colonel. 1st Regiment (Napier’s) West Tennessee Militia
Source: Fold3 Military Service Records

After 2009 Restoration

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