John Wilson – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 10th January 1894

 

Place of Death: Lucan Street 

 

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

 

Date of interment: 12th January 1894

 

Burial plot: South West 404 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: January 1894 by Dorah Wilson. Address “Esk House” Lucas Street

 

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

 

Position along the wall: 26

 

Inscription is etched & reads: In loving memory of John Wilson who died January 10th 1894 aged 42 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 West 1872 -1890 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central  Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)