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)