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)