Isiah Briggs – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: 18th June 1891


Place of Death: Ward Street


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


Date of Interment: 20th June 1891


Burial Plot: South East 49 A*C – (A=Plot Area. *C Denotes  Consecrated Ground North Side of the upper smaller path.


Headstone: A partial headstone still exists, but removed. It now lines the upper main path with many others embedded in the tarmac


Position along the path: Right 78


Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In loving memory of Isiah Briggs who died June 18th 1891 aged 44 years, also Hanna who died June—–aged 32 years interred at—–

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 1890 – 1964 (Hartlepool Central Library). West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library (Now known as Community Hub Central)