About Caroline Kendrick (Caroline Netta Ackerman)
born 1858 Mobile, Alabama.
Married Edward Stillman Kendrick, 25 December 1877, in Atlanta, Georgia,
Her parents: Joseph Chandler Ackerman and Belinda Sophia Van Buren.
• Caroline Netta Ackerman Kendrick, was a distinguished oratorio singer. Noted as the grandmother of Nelson Eddy > "Of note is that Nelson’s maternal grandmother, Caroline Netta Ackerman, was also a singer and in1903 recorded “The Last Rose of Summer”. We have it available as a bonus on our CD JN121 of Nelson singing two radio shows with his mother." source: http://maceddy.com/maceddy-today-magazine/genealogy/