John Henry Murrell – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 8th January 1893

 

Place of Death: Highfield House

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 11th January 1893

 

Burial plot: South West 436 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: January 1893 by Elizabeth Murrell, Highfield House, Wellington Road

 

Headstone: A partial headstone still exists, but removed. It now stands against the Raby Road boundary wall with many others

 

Position along the wall: 33

 

Inscription is Lead Lettering, poor & reads with difficulty: In loving memory of John Henry Murrell, Who died January 8th 1893 aged 55 years ———–“At rest with god”

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 West 1891 – 1923 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)