Christopher Jamieson – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 9th May 1889

 

Place of Death: Throston Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 13th May 1889

 

Burial Plot: South East 210(a) F C (F=Plot Area. C=Consecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: May 1889 by Isabella Jamieson. Address: Throston Street

 

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 20

 

Inscription is carves, worn & reads: In loving memory of Christopher Jamieson who died May 9th 1889 aged 45 years “Blessed are the dead which die in the lord” also Martha his daughter who died Jan 7th 1867 aged 3 years

Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Transcript Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South East 1880 -1880 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Registers July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library (Now known as Community Hub Central)