Ellen Watt – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: 27th September 1892


Place of Death: Southburn Terrace


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


Date of Interment: 30th September 1892


Burial Plot: South West 349 A U (A=Plot Area, U=Unconsecrated)


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: Left 13


Inscription is carved worn & reads: In loving memory of Ellen the beloved wife of William Watt who died September 27th 1892 aged 43 years “ He gaveth his beloved sleep” also of Jane Ann, Thomas James & Ada children of the above

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 West 1891- 1923 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central  library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)