Elizabeth Oliver Owens – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: (10th) October 1872


Place of Death: Alma Street


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


Date of Interment: 15th October 1872


Burial Plot: South East 245 E C (E=Plot Area. C=Consecrated)


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 11


Inscription is carved, damaged & reads: In loving memory —– In affectionate remembrance of Elizabeth Oliver the beloved wife of George Owens who died October 10th 1872 aged 19 years “———————————————————-“

Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Transcripts Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book Cemetery of Interment South East  1866 – 1879 Hartlepool Central Library. West Hartlepool  Burial Register  July 1871 – Oct 1895 Microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as  Community Hub Central)