Masterson - Nelson

The Masterson - Nelson Cemetery is located at 9918 Hixson Pike in Soddy, TN, approximately one mile south of Sequoyah Access Road.  It is located on private property and access is limited.  In addition to those listed below, there are said to be a number of unmarked graves in and around the cemetery.

Survey Completed 2010 by
Martha Keedy Odom

Names of individuals in this cemetery were recorded as they appeared on the tombstones. No attempt was made to correct obvious errors or differences in spelling. Every attempt has been made to record this information correctly. However, mistakes are possible.  The information on this page may NOT be reproduced in any format for profit or presentation by any other person or organization without the written consent of the contributor, the legal representative of the submitter, or The Hamilton County Tennessee Genealogy Society.



Born Died Notes
Keedy, Rachel Matilda Nelson 1 Feb 1907 20 Apr 1980 Daughter of James Walter and Alice Nelson
Masterson, Floyd 24 Mar 1889 17 Apr 1889 Son of Monroe and Mary Masterson
Masterson, Mary Francis McCoy Apr 1857   Wife of Monroe Masterson - Grave is Unmarked - Death Date is Believed to be 1903
Masterson, Monroe 19 May 1820 3 Jul 1890 Family Patriarch - First Settled in Hamilton County in 1840
Nelson, Alice Wagie Masterson 10 May 1884 3 Nov 1924 Daughter of Monroe and Mary Masterson - Wife of James Walter Nelson
Nelson, Coleman 14 Apr 1847 29 Nov 1916 Father of James Walter Nelson Sr.
Nelson, James Walter Sr. 11 Feb 1877 21 Sep 1950 Husband of Alice Wagie Masterson Nelson
Nelson, Margaret Layman 14 Jun 1919   Wife of Paul Monroe Nelson - Name Appears on Stone - Buried at Another Cemetery
Nelson, Matilda Harris 8 Jan 1846 12 Apr 1906 Mother of James Walter Nelson Sr.
Nelson, Paul Monroe 28 Dec 1910 21 Sep 1970 Son of James Walter and Alice Nelson
Nelson, Theitzel Llewellyn 26 Dec 1917 26 Aug 1918 Son of James Walter and Alice Nelson