Charles Berven – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: 4th August 1885


Place of Death: Alderson Street


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


Date of Interment: 6th August 1885


Burial Plot: South East 413 B*C – (B=Plot Area.  *C Denotes Consecrated Ground North Side of the upper smaller path)


Burial Plot Purchase: July 1886 by Ester Barrett Berven. Address: Alderson St


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


Position along the path: Right 72


Inscription is Lead Lettering, worn & reads: In loving memory of Charles Berven died Aug 4th 1885 aged 25 years”Thy will be done”

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 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)