Isabella Brough – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 26th September 1880

 

Place of Death: Queen Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 28th September 1880

 

Burial Plot: South East 161 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: Left 39

 

Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In loving memory of Isabella the beloved wife of Alexander Brough who died September 26th 1880 aged 39 years ” Thou lost to sight to memory dear”

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)