Died:(21st) April 1879
Place of Death: Slake Terrace Middleton
Interred: West Hartlepool Cemetery which forms part of North Cemetery
Date of Interment: 23rd April 1879
Burial Plot: South East 112 C U (C=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated )
Headstone: A partial headstone exists, but was removed. It now lines the main upper path with many others, embedded in the tarmac
Position along the Path: Left 37
Inscription is carved, very worn defaced & reads with difficulty: In affectionate remembrance of Martha wife of Joseph Bird who died April (21st) 1879 aged 60 years, also James——son who died at Middleton who died Dec 10th 1878 aged 22 years, also Isabella—-Bird died at M——June 22nd 1852 aged— years.