Jane Spence – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 10th November 1884

 

Place of Death: Alma Street

 

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

 

Date  of Interment: 13th November 1884

 

Burial Plot: South East 331 B U (B=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated

 

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

 

Position along the Path: Left 32

 

Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In loving memory of Jane Spence the beloved wife of Thomas Hardy who died November 10th 1884 aged 22 years also William Henry Ford father of the above who died October 14 1880 aged 41 years

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)