George Brown – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: 1st December 1894


Place of Death: York Road


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


Date of Interment: 4th December 1894


Burial plot: South West 116 A C (A=Plot Area. C=Consecrated)


Burial Plot Purchase: March 1890 by George Brown. Address Stranton


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 68


Inscription is carved & reads: In loving memory of George Brown who died December 1st 1894 aged 92 years also of Mary his wife who died May 4th 1899 aged 79 years also of Ralph their son who died Sept 15th 1889 aged 47 years also of Elizabeth Bowsfield Clark their daughter who died September 24th 1914 aged 82 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 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)