Charlotte Emma Wain – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 13th August 1877

 

Place of Death: Somerset Terrace

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 16th August 1877

 

Burial plot: South West 146 C U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

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 1

 

Inscription Carved & reads: In affectionate remembrance of Charlotte Emma the beloved wife of Arthur Wain who departed this life August 13th 1877 aged 27 years “Do not weep for me my friends my home is in heaven my home is not here” also Richard George son of the above who died June 27th 1877 aged 10 weeks

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 West 1872 – 1890 (Hartlepool Central Library). West Hartlepool Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)