Elizabeth Nixon – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: (23rd) March 1883

 

Place of Death: Mozart Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 26th March 1883

 

Burial Plot: South East 341 C*C (C=Plot Area. *C Denotes Consecrated Ground North Side of the  upper smaller path)

 

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

 

Position along the Path: Left 47

 

Inscription carved, worn & reads: In loving memory of Elizabeth wife of Thomas Nixon who died March (23rd 1883) aged 65 years “Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall——–“

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)