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Carye Cornelia Langston Napier[1, 2]

Female 1894 - 1918


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  • Born  01 Feb 1894  Courtland, Lawrence County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  10 Oct 1918  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: bronchial pneumonia 
    Buried  13 Oct 1918  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I124  Nashville
    Last Modified  1 Mar 2008 

    Father  Frank Mercer "Lamb" Langston,   b. abt. 1864, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  India Watkins,   b. abt. 1876, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  abt. 1895 
    Family ID  F53  Group Sheet

    Father  James Carroll Napier,   b. 09 Jun 1845, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1940, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nettie DeElla Langston,   b. 17 Jun 1860, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1938, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  02 Oct 1878  District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F38  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1900 TN Census: JC & Nettie Napier
    1900 TN Census: JC & Nettie Napier
    Enumeration Date: 2 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 84
    Sheet: 2A
    Location: Ward 6, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

    1. Napier, James C. - Head, age 54, born Jan 1845, married 21 years, lawher
    2. Nettie - wife, age 40, born Jan 1860
    3. Carrie L. - adopted, age 5, born Feb 1894 in
    Ohio.
    4. Jane E. - mother, age 75, born Apr 1825, mother of 5 kids w/ 2 still alive
    1910 TN Census: James & Nettie Napier
    1910 TN Census: James & Nettie Napier
    Enumeration Date: 20 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 30
    Sheet: 4B
    Location: Ward 6, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

    514 Gay Street
    1. James - Head, age 64, married 31 years
    2. Nettie - wife, age 49, no kids
    3. Carrie L - niece, age 16

    Link to full image.
    Cemetery Burial Cards - C. Langston
    Cemetery Burial Cards - C. Langston
    Provided to T. McKnight by the Greenwood Cemetery

    Headstones
    Family Headstone: Napier
    Family Headstone: Napier

  • Notes 
    • was a 2nd & 3rd grade piano student at Fisk. [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S42] From the Virginia plantation to the national capitol, or, The first and only Negro representative in Congress from the Old Dominion, John Mercer Langston, (American Publishing Company, 1894), http://books.google.com/books?id=Ro8hAAAAMAAJ., 530.

    2. [S12] Death Certificate.

    3. [S18] Catalogue of the Officers and Students of Fisk University, Nashville TN 1897-1898, (http://books.google.com/books?id=tfE2AAAAMAAJ).