Mary Anderson- Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 12th September 1887

 

Place of Death: Temperance Street

 

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

 

Date of interment: 14th September 1887

 

Burial plot: South West 255 A U (A=Plot Area U=Unconsecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: September 1887 by Charles Anderson. Address: 9 Temperance Street

 

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: Right 49

 

Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In loving memory of Mary beloved daughter of Charles and Christian Anderson who departed this life September 12th 1887 aged 24 years. Also of the above Charles Anderson who died May 23rd May 1908 aged 76 years and of Christian his wife who died Jan 17th 1914 aged 85 years also Eliza Ann(25th November 1938)

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)