Margaret Hannah Milburn – Inscription

Born: 21st February 1867

 

Died: (3rd) June 1880

 

Place of Death: Johnson Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 7th June 1880

 

Burial Plot: South East 139 F C (F=Plot Area. C=Consecrated)

 

Headstone: A headstone still exist but removed. It now lines the main upper path with many others.

 

Position along the Path: Left 33

 

Inscription is Lead Lettering with some erosion & reads: In loving memory of Margaret Hannah youngest daughter of William & Ann Milburn born February 21st 1867 died June (3rd)1880. also of five children who died in infancy “Whiter than white” also of the above William Milburn born May 19th 1820 died Feb 9th 1896, also the above Ann Milburn born Dec 5th 1827 died May 24th 1911 also of Wilemina A,M Hopper granddaughter of the above born June 27th 1896 died Dec 2nd 1909—- In the arms of Jesus, also of Annie Louisa Hopper born June 16th 1860 died Feb 26th 1929 “At rest” , also of John Rueben Hopper husband of the above born Oct 9th 1859 died(27th) Jan 1932 “Until the day dawns”

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)