Alfred Plummer – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 5th January 1889

 

Place of Death: Stranton Place

 

Interred: West Hartlepool Cemetery which now forms part of North Cemetery

 

Date of Interment: 8th January 1889

 

Burial plot: South East 27 A*C (A=Plot Area. *C Denotes Consecrated Ground North Side of the upper  smaller path)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: February 1890 by Margaret Plummer. Address Station Hotel Billingham

 

Headstone: A partial headstone still exists, but removed. It now lines the main upper path with many others, embedded in the tarmac

 

Position along the path: Right 77

 

Inscription is carved, worn & reads with some difficulty: In affectionate remembrance of Alfred Plummer who died January 5th 1889 aged 44 years. Also Thomas—–of the above who died in infancy Margaret——- (3rd November 1890)

Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Transcripts Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South East 1880 – 1889 Hartlepool Central Library. West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 Microfiche Hartlepool Central Library (Now known as  Community Hub Central)