John Willie Dalziel – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: 27th August 1885


Place of Death: Bell Street


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


Date of Interment: 29th August 1885


Burial Plot: South East 166 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


Burial Plot Purchase: September 1885 by Peter Dalziel. Address: 22 Bell Street


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


Position along the wall: 35


Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In loving memory of John Willie beloved son of Peter & Grace Dalziel who died August 27th 1885 aged 1 year————————————also Grace beloved wife of Peter Dalziel who died November 4th 1928 aged 79 years also (Peter Dalziel 17th November 1942 aged 91 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)