Jane Elizabeth Smith – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: 12th November 1918


Place of Death: Stanhope Avenue


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


Date of Interment: 16th November 1918


Burial plot: South East 71 A U (A=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 40


Inscription is Lead Lettering with some erosion & reads: In loving memory of Jane Elizabeth Smith beloved wife of Walter C Smith died November 12 1918 aged 64 years also of the above Walter C Smith died May 11 1931 aged 80 years also Samuel youngest son of the above died April 25 1923

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 Aug 1913 – Nov 1991 Microfiche 1056 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)