Henry Clifford – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: (4th)July 1879


Place of Death: Thornton Street


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


Date of Interment: 8th July 1879


Burial Plot: South East 243 C U (C=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: Right 39


Inscription is carved, very worn & reads with difficulty: In loving memory of Henry Clifford who died (4th) July 1879 aged 49 years, also of Elizabeth his wife who died Jan (2nd 1877) aged 41 years and of Dinah Ann their daughter who died (20th May) 1892 aged —–also of William Clifford who died May(25) 1892 aged 54 years Elizabeth Johnson their daughter who died Feb (3rd 1901) ———————————-(Thomas Clifford 1st December 1933)—————————————–

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 1866 – 1879 (Hartlepool Central Library). West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library (Now known as Community Hub Central)