Mary Farnaby – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: —May (1867)


Place of Death: Thomas Street


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


Date of Interment: 13th May 1867


Burial Plot: South East 100 B C (B=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


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


Position along the Path: Left 30


Inscription is carved, eroded & reads with difficulty: In affectionate remembrance of Mary the beloved wife of Thomas Farnaby who died– May   aged 24 years also Leonard infant son of the above who died——————————————–

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 1866 – 1879 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register May 1856 – July 1871 microfiche 1053 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)