Mary Ann Cowen – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: 13th July 1871


Place of Death: Durham Street


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


Date of Interment: 16th July 1871


Burial plot: South West 12 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 53


Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In affectionate remembrance of Mary Ann the beloved wife of John Cowen who died July 13th 1871 aged 25 years William their son————————-

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 1856-1871 (Hartlepool Central Library). West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895, microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)