Eliza King – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: 26th January 1881


Place of Death: Marlborough Street


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


Date of Interment: 31st January 1881


Burial Plot: South East 135 C U (C=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


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: Left 45


Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In affectionate remembrance of Eliza King relict of Charles Hyde King who died January 26th 1881 aged 69 years “Blessed are the dead who died in the lord”

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)