Margaret Graham – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 2nd April 1885

 

Place of Death: Archer Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 6th April 1885

 

Burial Plot: South East 388 B U (B=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Headstone: A partial headstone still exists, but removed. It now lines the main upper path with many others embedded in the tarmac

 

Position along the Path: Left 50

 

Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In affectionate remembrance of Margaret the beloved wife of John Graham who died April 2nd 1885 aged 56 years “——-gone to her rest”

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)