James Hedley – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: 27th July 1860


Place of Death: Stockton Street


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


Date of Interment: 29th July 1860


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


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 67


Inscription is engraved, good & reads: In loving memory of James Hedley of West Hartlepool who died July 27 1860 aged 82 years. Also Hannah wife of the above, who died April 29 1862 aged 75 years.——————————–


Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Trancripts Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South West 1856 – 1871 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register May 1856 – July 1871 microfiche 1053 Hartlepool Central library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)