Coulson Hood – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 30th January 1894

 

Place of Death: Temperance Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 2nd February 1894

 

Burial plot: South West 421 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: February 1894 by Elizabeth Hood. Address 4 Temperance Street

 

Headstone: A headstone still exists, but removed. It now stands against the Raby Road boundary wall with many others.

 

Position  along the wall: 30

 

Inscription is etched, & reads: In loving memory of Coulson Hood the beloved husband of Elizabeth Hood who died Jan 30 1894 aged 62 years ” He Sleepeth” also of the above Elizabeth Hood who died March 3rd 1895 aged 64 years.”At rest”

 

Sourced & checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscriptions Transcripts Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South West 1891 – 1923 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)