Louisa Glendening – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 2nd April 1893

 

Place of Death: Mitchell Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 6th April 1893

 

Burial Plot: South East 458 A*C (A=Plot Area. *C Denotes Consecrated Ground North Side of the  Upper  smaller path)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: April 1893 by James Albert Glendenning. Address 24 Mitchell Street

 

Headstone: Is still in place.

 

Inscription is carved & reads: West Facing: In loving memory of Louisa the beloved wife of James Glendening who died April 2nd 1893 aged 37 years “Long was her suffering her end was peace”, also of Sarah Emily daughter of the above who died May 12th 1894 aged 18 years, also of the above James A Glendening Chief Engineer who died at Bangkok India (12th)February 1895 aged 45 years, also their daughter Ethel Grace beloved wife of Lewis E Wylie died November 11th 1964 aged 82 years.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Transcript Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South East 1890 – 1964 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepoool Central Library (Now known as  Community Hub Central)